First Press Conference of CMS COP11 Taking Place

Quito, 4 November 2014 – The Secretariat of the UNEP Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS) and the Ministry of the Environment of Ecuador will be holding a press conference today.  The press conference will focus on the results of the High Level Ministerial Panel which took place on 3 November and on the key issues on the agenda for the 11th meetig of the Conference of the Parties to CMS taking place 4-9 November in Quito, Ecuador.

Among the speakers at the press conference are expected to be: Her Excellency Lorena Tapia, Minister of the Environment of Ecuador, Mr Bradnee Chambers, Executive Secretary of UNEP/CMS, His Excellency Noël Nelson Messone, Minister of the Environment of Gabon, Mr John Scanlon, Secretary-General of CITES, Mr. Peter Püschel, Director of International Agreements of IFAW and Mr. Philippe Cousteau, the explorer and champion of the environment.

For more information, please see the CMS COP11 media page:


Last updated on 04 November 2014