African Elephant Summit
Gaborone, Botswana, 2-4 December 2013
The African Elephant Summit was held in Gaborone, Botswana from 2-4 December 2013.
All 30 governments present agreed to these measures and a number also signed them formally.
The Government of Botswana and IUCN welcome additional signatories to the measures. Draft language is available here, and signatories will be accepted until the end of December 2013.
Statements of support from Non-Governmental Organizations are also welcome. Draft language is available here.
Please send signed declarations to:
Attention: Mr. Neil Fitt
Ministry of Environment Wildlife and Tourism
Private Bag BO199, Bontleng,
The African Elephant Summit was hosted by the Republic of Botswana in partnership with IUCN. For further information, please contact the Summit Coordinator for IUCN, or the Summit Coordinator for the Ministry of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism, Botswana.