International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW – www.ifaw.org) is organizing specialized training on prevention of wildlife trafficking and the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES). The workshop is being held in collaboration with the Lebanese Ministry of Agriculture in Beirut, May 7-11, 2013.
The Lebanese Republic joined CITES recently, and officially became member No. 178 on 3 March 2013. The convention will enter into force on 26 May 2013.
Beirut, Lebanese Republic