According to Annex 1 of the Modus Operandi of the Technical Committee the Agreement area is divided into nine regions for the purpose of appointment of regional representatives to the Technical Committee as described in document AEWA/MOP 1.11/Rev 1 (with pertinent amendments in country names and status of ratification (as of November 2016)).

The countries in each region can be found in the overview below (Countries written in capital letters are Contracting Parties to the Agreement,  countries written in small letters are non-Party Range States):

 

NORTH- AND SOUTH-WESTERN EUROPE 
 
Andorra, BELGIUM, Canada, DENMARK (incl. Greenland), EUROPEAN UNION, FINLAND, FRANCE, GERMANY, ICELAND, IRELAND, Liechtenstein, LUXEMBOURG, MONACO, NETHERLANDS, NORWAY, PORTUGAL, SPAIN, SWEDEN, SWITZERLAND, UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND
 
CENTRAL EUROPE

 

ALBANIA, Austria, Bosnia-Herzegovina, BULGARIA, CROATIA, CZECH REPUBLIC, EUROPEAN UNION, Greece*, ITALY, HUNGARY, Malta, MONTENEGRO, Poland, ROMANIA, San Marino, Serbia, SLOVAKIA, SLOVENIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA
 

EASTERN EUROPE

 

Armenia, Azerbaijan, BELARUS, ESTONIA, EUROPEAN UNION, GEORGIA, LATVIA, LITHUANIA, REPUBLIC OF MOLDOVA, Russian Federation (European part), URKAINE
 

SOUTH-WESTERN ASIA

 

Bahrain, CYPRUS, EUROPEAN UNION, Iran (Islamic Republic of), Iraq, ISRAEL, JORDAN, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, LEBANON, Oman, Qatar, Russian Federation (Asian part), Saudi Arabia, SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC, Turkey, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, UZBEKISTAN, Yemen
 

NORTHERN AFRICA

 

ALGERIA, CANARY ISLANDS (SPAIN), EGYPT, LIBYA, MADEIRA (PORTUGAL), MOROCCO, TUNISIA
 

CENTRAL AFRICA

 

BURUNDI, Cameroon, Central African Republic, CONGO, Democratic Republic of Congo, EQUATORIAL GUINEA, GABON, RWANDA, Sao Tome and Principe
 

WESTERN AFRICA

 

BENIN, BURKINA FASO, Cabo Verde, CHAD, CÔTE D'IVOIRE, GAMBIA, GHANA, GUINEA, GUINEA-BISSAU, Liberia, MALI, MAURITANIA, NIGER, NIGERIA, SENEGAL, Sierra Leone, TOGO
 

EASTERN AFRICA

 

DJIBOUTI, Eritrea, ETHIOPIA, KENYA, MAYOTTE (FRANCE), RÉUNION (FRANCE), Somalia, South Sudan, SUDAN, UGANDA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA
 

SOUTHERN AFRICA

 

Angola, ASCENSION ISLAND (UNITED KINGDOM), Botswana, Comoros, Lesotho, MADAGASCAR, Malawi, MAURITIUS, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, SOUTH AFRICA, ST. HELENA (UNITED KINGDOM), SWAZILAND, Zambia, ZIMBABWE
 

 

 

*Signed, but not ratified