2023/009 Corr.: Corrections in Annex 3 Table 1 of the Agreement Effected

The Secretariat of the Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds (UNEP/AEWA) would like to bring to your attention the depositary notification No. 08/2023 of 24 August 2023 on two corrections in Annex 3 Table 1 of the Agreement effected after no objection has been notified to the Depositary by 10 August 2023, the date on which the period specified for the notification of objection to the proposed corrections expired (see depositary notification No. 07/2023 of 12 May 2023 and AEWA Notification 2023/007 Corr of 22 May 2023).

The AEWA Secretariat had drawn the attention of the Depositary to the fact that Table 1 of the Agreement as amended during the 8th Session of the Meeting of the Parties, held from 26-30 September 2022 in Budapest, Hungary, contained listing errors for Aythya marila marila (Greater Scaup) and Ardea alba alba (Great White Egret, Western Great Egret). The Depositary, at the request of the AEWA Secretariat and with approval of the AEWA Standing Committee, transmitted the relevant pages with the following corrections through its notification no. 07/2023 of 12 May 2023:






Aythya marila marila (Greater Scaup)




- Northern Europe/Western Europe




- Western Siberia/Black Sea & Caspian

(2c 2e)

(2c 2e)






Ardea alba alba (Great White Egret, Western Great Egret)




- W, Central & SE Europe/Black Sea & Mediterranean




- Western Asia/South-west Asia

(2c 3e)




The Depositary has meanwhile published the corrected versions of the Agreement text in English and French as well as in Arabic and Russian accordingly at https://verdragenbank.overheid.nl/en/Treaty/Details/007342

All corrected language versions of the AEWA Agreement text 2023-2025 can also be downloaded at https://www.unep-aewa.org/en/documents/agreement-text

Please contact the Secretariat at aewa.Secretariat@unep-aewa.org, if you have questions or require more information on the two corrections of the Agreement text and its annexes.


Last updated on 01 September 2023