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Evolving trends in the international protection of species

Maffei M.C.
in: German Yearbook of International Law | Vol. 36; 131- 187; 57 p.
IUCN (ID: ANA-052525)
Publisher | Place of publication
Duncker & Humblot | Berlin, Germany
Document type
Article in periodical
Field of application
Wild species & ecosystems
Biodiversity Protected animal species Protected plant species Management/conservation Wild fauna Sustainable use Wild flora

Other references


International Convention for the Regulation of Whaling

Treaty | Multilateral | Washington D.C. |

Keyword: Seasons, Marine resources management, Institution, Marine fisheries, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Management/conservation, Hunting authorization/permit, Hunting/capture, Data collection/reporting, Protected animal species, Size, Marine mammals

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000074)


Convention on Biological Diversity

Treaty | Multilateral | Rio de Janeiro |

Keyword: Sustainable use, Subsidy/incentive, Policy/planning, Ecosystem preservation, Access and benefit sharing, Traditional rights/customary rights, Protected area, Management/conservation, Financing, Institution, Liability/compensation, Protection of habitats, Alien species, Biodiversity, EIA, Research, Monitoring, Genetic resources, Dispute settlement, Ex-situ conservation, Data collection/reporting, Technology transfer, Biotechnology, Education, Crops/grasses

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-001148)


Convention relative to the Preservation of Fauna and Flora in their Natural State

Treaty | Multilateral | London |

Keyword: Ecosystem preservation, Vested rights/existing rights, Biodiversity, Wild flora, Wildlife products, Protected animal species, Wild fauna, Hunting/capture, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Protection of species, National parks, Protection of habitats, Management/conservation, Protected area

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000069)


Convention on Wetlands of International Importance especially as Waterfowl Habitat

Treaty | Multilateral | Ramsar |

Keyword: Biodiversity, Ecosystem preservation, Birds, Protection of habitats, Wetlands, Monitoring, Management/conservation, Migratory species, Coastal zone management, Protected area, Land-use planning

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000531)


Convention for the Protection of Birds Useful to Agriculture

Treaty | Multilateral | Paris |

Keyword: Hunting/capture, Protection of species, Birds, Agricultural land

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000067)


Convention for the Prohibition of Fishing with Long Driftnets in the South Pacific

Treaty | Multilateral | Wellington |

Keyword: Bycatch, Marine fisheries, Fishery management and conservation, Data collection/reporting, Enforcement/compliance, Mesh, Fishing gear/fishing method, Fishing vessel

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-001043)


Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora

Treaty | Multilateral | Washington |

Keyword: Inventory, Wild flora, Authorization/permit, Endangered species, Certification, Biodiversity, International trade, Protected plant species, Protected animal species, Wild fauna, Wildlife products, Management/conservation, Offences/penalties, International agreement-text, Trade in species

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000483)


Convention on Nature Protection and Wild Life Preservation in the Western Hemisphere

Treaty | Multilateral | Washington D.C. |

Keyword: Wild fauna, National parks, Protection of species, Protected area, Wild flora, Protection of habitats, Research, Hunting/capture, Management/conservation, Endangered species

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000085)


Convention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage

Treaty | Multilateral | Paris |

Keyword: Inventory, Institution, Research, Cultural heritage, Financing, Education, Management/conservation, Data collection/reporting, Special fund, Protected area

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-155235)


ASEAN Agreement on the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources

Treaty | Multilateral | Kuala Lumpur |

Keyword: Biodiversity, Protection of habitats, Endangered species, Wild fauna, Forestry protection measures, Access-to-information, Stock enhancement/repopulation, Research, Access and benefit sharing, Protection of species, International organization, Sustainable use, EIA, Transboundary effects, Genetic resources, Management/conservation, International agreement-text, Exploration, Wild flora, Protected area, Freshwater quality/freshwater pollution, Air quality/air pollution, Public participation, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Trade in species, Land-use planning, Ecosystem preservation, Afforestation/reforestation

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000820)


Protocol Concerning Specially Protected Areas and Wildlife to the Convention for the Protection and Development of the Marine Environment of the Wider Caribbean Region

Treaty | Multilateral | Kingston |

Keyword: Fishing gear/fishing method, Environmental planning, Wild fauna, Waste disposal, Wildlife products, Ecosystem preservation, Exploration, Protected area, Hunting/capture, EIA, Wild flora, Endangered species, Trade in species, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Biodiversity, Alien species, International relations/cooperation, Protection of habitats, Monitoring, International agreement-text, Public participation, Marine protected areas, Marine pollution, Data collection/reporting, Education, Policy/planning, Marine area, Navigation

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-001040)


Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals

Treaty | Multilateral | Bonn |

Keyword: Inventory, Endangered species, Biodiversity, Ecosystem preservation, Birds, Protected animal species, Research, Protection of habitats, Institution, Protection of species, Management/conservation, Data collection/reporting, Dispute settlement, Wild fauna, Protected area, Mammals, Migratory species

Source: IUCN (ID: TRE-000495)