2015/001: New Signatory to the UNEP/CMS Raptors MOU

The Secretariat of the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS) in its capacity as Depositary of the Memorandum of Understanding on the Conservation of Migratory Birds of Prey in Africa and Eurasia (Raptors MOU) is pleased to announce that:

The Syrian Arab Republic signed the CMS Raptors MOU on 22 December 2014 in Damascus.

This brings the total number of Signatories to 49.  The Raptors MOU has been in effect since 1 November 2008.

For further information, please contact:  Nick P. Williams, Programme Officer - Birds of Prey (Raptors): nwilliams@cms.int.


Last updated on 08 January 2015