CMS Family Guide


The CMS Family Guide has been revised and the Fourth Edition is now available here. the Guide will no longer be printed but is being distributed with the CMS information Album (right) on "credit card" style USB sticks.

The Guide will also be updated more regularly with the latest information about CMS, its Agreements and other instruments and information about species.

PDF icon Imprint2.91 MB
PDF icon Introduction2.91 MB
PDF icon Index117.6 KB
PDF icon History & Structure8.77 MB
PDF icon Agreements & MOUs9.2 MB
PDF icon Species12.64 MB
PDF icon Threats & Challenges4.09 MB
PDF icon Resolutions4.6 MB
PDF icon Information & Capacity-Building4.47 MB

Author(s)Robert Vagg
UNEP/CMS Secretariat
Published DateSeptember 2015
Publication LanguageEnglish
PublisherUNEP/CMS Secretariat
TypeLeaflets & Brochures
CMS InstrumentACAP, ACCOBAMS, AEWA, Aquatic Warbler, ASCOBANS, Atlantic Turtles, Bukhara Deer, CMS, Dugong, EUROBATS, Gorilla Agreement, High Andean Flamingos, IOSEA Marine Turtles, Middle-European Great Bustard, Monk Seal in the Atlantic, Pacific Islands Cetaceans, Ruddy-headed Goose, Saiga Antelope, Siberian Crane, Slender-billed Curlew, South Andean Huemul, Southern South American Grassland Birds, Wadden Sea Seals, West African Elephants, Western African Aquatic Mammals
CMS tagsglobal strategy, implementation, international cooperation, international agreement, migratory species