Capacity building


The term ‘capacity building’ generally constitutes the development of activities and materials that support the acquisition of specific knowledge and skillset to better understand and implement the provisions of the Convention.

Resolutions and Decisions

CITES Virtual College

CITES Virtual College provides access to training tools, references, ID materials, and more.

Financial resources/mechanisms for capacity building


Capacity needs expressed by Parties


Degree/diploma courses 

Archive of previous financial resources/mechanisms for capacity building 

Secretariat efforts on capacity building