UNEP/CMS: Tiger Summit Adopts Global Recovery Program to Double Tiger Numbers and Endorses St. Petersburg Declaration

At the International Tiger Forum, Governments of 13 countries that host tiger populations agreed to double tiger numbers by 2022 and endorsed the St. Petersburg Declaration in a historic effort to save the Asian big cat from extinction.

Actions will focus on protecting the tiger’s habitat, addressing poaching, illegal trade and providing the financial resources for this emergency plan

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