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Paragraphs in "Convention On International Trade In Endangered Species Of Wild Fauna And Flora" coded as SECS

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Art.12 Article XII
Art.12.1 1. Upon entry into force of the present Convention, a Secretariat shall be provided by the Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme. To the extent and in the manner he considers appropriate, he may be assisted by suitable inter-governmental or non-governmental international or national agencies and bodies technically qualified in protection, conservation and management of wild fauna and flora.
Art.12.2 2. The functions of the Secretariat shall be:
Art.12.2.a (a) to arrange for and service meetings of the Parties;
Art.12.2.b (b) to perform the functions entrusted to it under the provisions of Articles XV and XVI of the present Convention;
Art.12.2.c (c) to undertake scientific and technical studies in accordance with programmes authorized by the Conference of the Parties as will contribute to the implementation of the present Convention, including studies concerning standards for appropriate preparation and shipment of living specimens and the means of identifying specimens;
Art.12.2.d (d) to study the reports of Parties and to request from Parties such further information with respect thereto as it deems necessary to ensure implementation of the present Convention;
Art.12.2.e (e) to invite the attention of the Parties to any matter pertaining to the aims of the present Convention;
Art.12.2.f (f) to publish periodically and distribute to the Parties current editions of Appendices I, II and III together with any information which will facilitate identification of specimens of species included in those Appendices;
Art.12.2.g (g) to prepare annual reports to the Parties on its work and on the implementation of the present Convention and such other reports as meetings of the Parties may request;
Art.12.2.h (h) to make recommendations for the implementation of the aims and provisions of the present Convention, including the exchange of information of a scientific or technical nature;
Art.12.2.h.i (i) to perform any other function as may be entrusted to it by the Parties.