1st Meeting of the AEWA Benguela Coastal Seabirds International Working Group

Description: 

The 1st Meeting of the AEWA Benguela Coastal Seabirds International Working Group will take place online from 3 – 4 March 2021. The meeting is organized by the UNEP/AEWA Secretariat in collaboration with BirdLife South Africa with funding provided by the Government of the United Kingdom through its Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra). 

The primary aim of the meeting is to establish international coordination for the implementation of the International Multi-species Action Plan for the Conservation of Benguela Current Upwelling System Coastal Seabirds which was adopted by the 6th Meeting of the Parties to AEWA in November 2015. The focus of this first meeting of the IWG will be to agree on critical conservation activities to be implemented as a matter of priority including discussions on options for funding such activities.

Meeting documents will be made available for download on this webpage as soon as they are ready.

For further information, please contact the UNEP/AEWA Secretariat.

Dates
03 Mar 2021 to 04 Mar 2021
OrganisateurUNEP/AEWA Secretariat
CMS InstrumentAEWA
TypeWorking group
StatusOver
VilleOnline Meeting