Decisions of the Conference of the Parties to CMS in effect after the 12th meeting

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Opening of the meeting and organizational matters

Decision 12.1 - Rules of Procedure

Strategic and institutional matters

Decisions 12.2 to 12.3 - Scientific Council

Interpretation and implementation of the Convention

Decisions 12.4 to 12.5 - Revising the Format for National Reports
Decisions 12.6 to 12.9 - Establishment of a Review Mechanism and a National Legislation Programme

Review of Decisions

Decision 12.10 - Listing of species in the Appendices of the Convention
Decisions 12.11 to 12.12 - Review of Resolutions
Decisions 12.13 to 12.14 - Cooperation between the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) and CMS
Decision 12.15 - Communication, Information and Outreach Plan
Decision 12.16 - CMS Global Programme of Work for Cetaceans (2012-2024)
Decision 12.17 - Marine Turtles

Avian species

Decisions 12.18 to 12.19 - Preventing Poisoning of Migratory Birds
Decisions 12.20 to 12.21 - Action Plans for Birds
Decisions 12.22 to 12.25 - Action Plan for Migratory Land Birds in the African- Eurasian Region (AEMLAP)
Decisions 12.26 to 12.28 - Task Force on Illegal Killing, Taking and Trade of Migratory Birds in the Mediterranean (MIKT)
Decisions 12.29 to 12.30 - Illegal Hunting, Taking and Trade of Migratory Birds in East Asian- Australasian Flyway
Decisions 12.31 to 12.35 - Action Plan for Americas Flyways
Decisions 12.36 to 12.39 - Conservation of African-Eurasian Vultures

Aquatic species

Decisions 12.40 to 12.41 - Important Marine Mammal Areas (IMMAs)
Decisions 12.42 to 12.43 - Adverse Impacts of Anthropogenic Noise on Cetaceans and Other Migratory Species
Decisions 12.44 to 12.46 - Aquatic Wild Meat
Decisions 12.47 to 12.49 - Live Capture of Cetaceans from the Wild for Commercial Purposes
Decisions 12.50 to 12.52 - Recreational In- Water Interaction with Aquatic Mammals
Decisions 12.53 to 12.54 - Conservation and Management of Whales and Their Habitats in the South Atlantic Region

Terrestrial species

Decisions 12.55 to 12.60 - Joint CMS-CITES African Carnivores Initiative
Decisions 12.61 to 12.66 - Conservation and Management of Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) and African Wild Dog (Lycaon pictus)
Decisions 12.67 to 12.70 - Conservation and Management of the African Lion (Panthera leo)
Decisions 12.71 - Conservation of the African Wild Ass (Equus africanus)

Crosscutting conservation issues

Decisions 12.72 to 12.74 - Climate Change and Migratory Species
Decisions 12.75 to 12.77 - Conservation Implications of Animal Culture and Social Complexity
Decisions 12.78 to 12.80 - Sustainable Boat- Based Marine Wildlife Watching
Decisions 12.81 to 12.82 - Support to the Energy Task Force
Decisions 12.83 to 12.88 - Addressing Unsustainable Use of Terrestrial and Avian Wild Meat of Migratory Species of Wild Animals
Decisions 12.89 to 12.90 - Sustainable Tourism and Migratory Species
Decisions 12.91 to 12.93 - Improving Ways of Addressing Connectivity in the Conservation of Migratory Species
Decisions 12.94 to 12.97 - Transfrontier Conservation Areas for Migratory Species
Decisions 12.98 to 12.100 - Community Participation and Livelihoods

Amendment of CMS Appendices

Decisions 12.101 - Guidelines for Assessing Listing Proposals to Appendices I and II of the Convention
Decisions 12.102 - Taxonomy and Nomenclature

Implementation of concerted actions process

Decisions 12.103 to 12.104 - Concerted Actions

Formal and concluding business

Decisions 12.105 - Sustainable Development and Migratory Species
Decisions 12.106 to 12.107 - Arrangements for Hosting the 13th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties