The Documentation Center for Species Protection commits itself to the following aims:

marker 40   to publicize and disseminate species protection objectives
     
     
     
marker 40   to organise and implement species protection projects
     
     
     
marker 40   to combat the illegal removal of species from their natural habitats and subseqent smuggling
     
     
     
marker 40   to publish reports, research findings and results concerning the protection of natural populations and species
     
     
     
marker 40   to put scientific knowledge into practice
     
     
     
marker 40   to enlarge the photographic and literature archives on the protection of natural populations and species
     
     
     
marker 40   to draw up CITES specialist reports
     
     
     
marker 40   to draw up CITES proposals for Conferences of the Parties
     
     
     
marker 40   to co-operate with organisations having the same or similar aims