Gold Standards for the Management of Ivory

& other wildlife products

This document aims to provide guidelines for the management of ivory or other wildlife products. The document describes the minimum and Gold Standards for different aspects of ivory and wildlife product management including: physical storeroom security; storeroom management; record keeping and movement of ivory.

 
Guidelines and template standard operating procedures for storeroom management.

Guidelines and template standard operating procedures for storeroom management.

 

These Gold Standards and Standard Operating Procedures are currently being field-tested and will be reviewed October 2020. We would appreciate feedback to rmusgrave@elephantprotectioninitiative.org


Ivory Inventory 

A protocol for conducting a CITES-approved inventory of stockpiles of ivory, adaptable to other wildlife products as required. Free to download, in English, French and Portuguese. 

Ivory Inventory Protocol for Planning and Conducting Ivory Inventories

Ivory Inventory Protocol for Planning and Conducting Ivory Inventories

L’inventaire des stocks d’ivoire Protocol de plannification et conduire l’inventaire des stocks d’ivoire

L’inventaire des stocks d’ivoire Protocol de plannification et conduire l’inventaire des stocks d’ivoire

Protocolo de inventário dos stocks de marfim para o planejamento e a realização dos inventários dos stocks de marfim

Protocolo de inventário dos stocks de marfim para o planejamento e a realização dos inventários dos stocks de marfim


Ivory Stockpile Management

Guidance on our bespoke Stockpile Management System, which secures government held stockpiles, and prevents the theft of wildlife products Free to download, in English, French and Portuguese.

Stockpile Management System (SMS) Technology Briefing Note

Stockpile Management System (SMS) Technology Briefing Note

Système de Gestion des Stocks d’Ivoire (SMS): Note de synthèse

Système de Gestion des Stocks d’Ivoire (SMS): Note de synthèse

O Sistema de Gestão de Stocks (SMS): Nota Informativa

O Sistema de Gestão de Stocks (SMS): Nota Informativa