Online regional preparatory meeting for the 2021 online segment of the COPs for the Asia-Pacific region

Online (Geneva), 8-9 June 2021

Highlights: The Asia-Pacific online regional meeting in preparation for the online segment of the meetings of the conferences of the Parties (COPs) to the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions will be held on 8 and 9 June 2021 from 8.00 a.m. to 12.30 p.m., Geneva time (UTC+2).

Meeting Objectives: The objective of the online regional preparatory meetings is to give Parties in the regions the possibility to hear briefings, exchange views and consult each other on the items of the provisional agendas of the respective meetings of the COPs to be considered during their online segment (26-30 July 2021) and facilitate the preparation of regional positions. The Asia-Pacific online regional meeting is being organized in close cooperation with the members of the bureaux of the conferences of the Parties to the three conventions from the Asia-Pacific region.

Working Language: English only.

Meeting documents

  • Working documents
  • Presentations

Participants are invited to consult the meeting documents of the 2021 online segment of the meetings of the conferences of the Parties in advance of the online regional preparatory meeting.

As per the decision of the region, the meeting will be closed to observers, except for the Basel and Stockholm conventions regional centres from the region.

The online regional preparatory meetings are being organized thanks to the generous financial support provided by the Governments of Norway and Switzerland.

Contact Information: For any questions related to the meeting, please contact Mr. Marius Wiher (email: marius.wiher@un.org).