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What does TIES stand for?

TIES stands for Trade in Endangered Species (New Zealand)


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The plight of elephants and rhinos -- threatened by poaching networks driven by insatiable demand for tusks and horn from Asian nations -- are set to dominate the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), which lasts until March 14.
Nigeria has significantly reduced illegal trade," Juan Vasquez, a spokesman with the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species, told AFP, notably in ivory but also in reptile skins.
He also calls for reform of international endangered species treaties (like the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, or CITES) and organizations (like the World Conservation Union) in areas where they have become "politicized, corrupted or inefficient.
Besides UNEP, other organizations involved in the initiative are Interpol, the World Customs Organization, and the secretariats of the three multilateral environmental agreements (MEAs) that have trade provisions: the Convention on Inter national Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer, and the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal.
Due to continuing overharvest, the greatest threat, this species was listed in Appendix II of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) in 1998.