Archive for Vol. 2, No. 1 (Fall 2011)

The Devolution Of Conservation: Why CITES Must Embrace Community-Based Resource Management

 By Stefan Carpenter* The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) seeks to conserve plant and animal species through the regulation of international trade. CITES has traditionally encouraged its members to enforce its trade restrictions through the adoption of strict legislation and the nationalization of lands for use as […]