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.
What does TIES stand for?
TIES stands for Trade in Endangered Species (New Zealand)
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- Military and Government
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We have 64 other meanings of TIES in our Acronym Attic
- Telecommunication Information Exchange Service
- Tennessee Information Enforcement System
- Terrain Imagery Exploitation System
- Terrain Information Extraction System
- The International Ecotourism Society
- The International Environmetrics Society
- Theoretical Issues in Ergonomics Science
- This Is Extremely Stupid
- Time Independent Escape Sequence (modem feature)
- Totally Integrated Examination System
- Transatlantic Information Exchange Service
- Transitional Interface to External Systems (JOPES)
- Transmission & Information Exchange System
- Turtle Island Earth Stewards (Canada)
- Totally Integrated Examination System Report Generation System
- Toyota Industrial Equipment, S.A. (France)
- Time Encoded Spatial Display
- Travel Industry Exchange Settlement Solutions (International Air Transport Association)
- Tennenbaum Institute for Enterprise Transformation (Georgia Tech University)
- Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology
Samples in periodicals archive:
Japan imports more than roughly 1,600 species out of the roughly 5,000 animal species and the roughly 28,000 plant species designated by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, according to the report.
Souvenir alert highlights deadly trade in endangered species.
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.
points out that the Endangered Species Act is adapted from the UN's Convention on the International Trade in Endangered Species of Flora and Fauna.