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Intergovernmental Conference on an International legally binding instrument under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction
First Session

Tuesday, 04 September, 2018 - Monday, 17 September, 2018, New York
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Recent Meetings

18th Plenary meeting

Background information and related documentation for the Conference, including the President’s aid to discussions, are available on the website of the Conference.

States wishing to be inscribed on the list of speakers are invited to contact the Division for Ocean Affairs and Law of the Sea, Office of Legal Affairs.

Delegations wishing to circulate their statements electronically through the PaperSmart Portal should send a copy of the statement at least one hour in advance of delivery. PDF format is preferred. The date of the meeting and the agenda item should be indicated in the heading of the statement and in the subject line of the e-mail. The statements will be posted on the PaperSmart portal after delivery. Delegations are kindly reminded to provide 20 hard copies of the text for the technical services no later than one hour before delivery of the statement.

The list of side events is available on the website of the Intergovernmental Conference on an international legally binding instrument under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction.

Documents: A/CONF.232/2018/4, A/CONF.232/2018/5 and A/CONF.232/2018/3

 Links: Website, PaperSmart and Side Events

Contacts: Charlotte Salpin (salpin@un.org); PaperSmart (papersmart5@un.org)

 

  • Sep 17 2018
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
17th Plenary meeting

Background information and related documentation for the Conference, including the President’s aid to discussions, are available on the website of the Conference.

States wishing to be inscribed on the list of speakers are invited to contact the Division for Ocean Affairs and Law of the Sea, Office of Legal Affairs.

Delegations wishing to circulate their statements electronically through the PaperSmart Portal should send a copy of the statement at least one hour in advance of delivery. PDF format is preferred. The date of the meeting and the agenda item should be indicated in the heading of the statement and in the subject line of the e-mail. The statements will be posted on the PaperSmart portal after delivery. Delegations are kindly reminded to provide 20 hard copies of the text for the technical services no later than one hour before delivery of the statement.

The list of side events is available on the website of the Intergovernmental Conference on an international legally binding instrument under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction.

Documents: A/CONF.232/2018/4, A/CONF.232/2018/5 and A/CONF.232/2018/3

 Links: Website, PaperSmart and Side Events

Contacts: Charlotte Salpin (salpin@un.org); PaperSmart (papersmart5@un.org)

 

  • Sep 17 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
16th plenary meeting

Background information and related documentation for the Conference, including the President’s aid to discussions, are available on the website of the Conference.

States wishing to be inscribed on the list of speakers are invited to contact the Division for Ocean Affairs and Law of the Sea, Office of Legal Affairs.

Delegations are kindly reminded to provide 20 hard copies of the text for the technical services no later than one hour before delivery of the statement.

Delegations wishing to circulate their statements electronically through the PaperSmart Portal should send a copy of the statement at least one hour in advance of delivery. PDF format is preferred. The date of the meeting and the agenda item should be indicated in the heading of the statement and in the subject line of the e-mail. The statements will be posted on the PaperSmart portal after delivery. Delegations are kindly reminded to provide 20 hard copies of the text for the technical services no later than one hour before delivery of the statement.

The list of side events is available on the website of the Intergovernmental Conference on an international legally binding instrument under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction.

Documents: A/CONF.232/2018/4, A/CONF.232/2018/5 and A/CONF.232/2018/3

  • Sep 14 2018
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
15th plenary meeting
  • Sep 14 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
Informal Working Group Meeting

Background information and related documentation for the Conference, including the President’s aid to discussions, are available on the website of the Conference.

States wishing to be inscribed on the list of speakers are invited to contact the Division for Ocean Affairs and Law of the Sea, Office of Legal Affairs.

Delegations are kindly reminded to provide 20 hard copies of the text for the technical services no later than one hour before delivery of the statement.

Delegations wishing to circulate their statements electronically through the PaperSmart Portal should send a copy of the statement at least one hour in advance of delivery. PDF format is preferred. The date of the meeting and the agenda item should be indicated in the heading of the statement and in the subject line of the e-mail. The statements will be posted on the PaperSmart portal after delivery. Delegations are kindly reminded to provide 20 hard copies of the text for the technical services no later than one hour before delivery of the statement.

The list of side events is available on the website of the Intergovernmental Conference on an international legally binding instrument under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction.

Documents: A/CONF.232/2018/4, A/CONF.232/2018/5 and A/CONF.232/2018/3

  • Sep 13 2018
  • 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
14th plenary meeting
  • Sep 13 2018
  • 3:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
Informal Working Group Meeting
  • Sep 13 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
Informal Working Group Meeting

Background information and related documentation for the Conference, including the President’s aid to discussions, are available on the website of the Conference.

States wishing to be inscribed on the list of speakers are invited to contact the Division for Ocean Affairs and Law of the Sea, Office of Legal Affairs.

Delegations are kindly reminded to provide 20 hard copies of the text for the technical services no later than one hour before delivery of the statement.

Delegations wishing to circulate their statements electronically through the PaperSmart Portal should send a copy of the statement at least one hour in advance of delivery. PDF format is preferred. The date of the meeting and the agenda item should be indicated in the heading of the statement and in the subject line of the e-mail. The statements will be posted on the PaperSmart portal after delivery. Delegations are kindly reminded to provide 20 hard copies of the text for the technical services no later than one hour before delivery of the statement.

The list of side events is available on the website of the Intergovernmental Conference on an international legally binding instrument under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction.

Documents: A/CONF.232/2018/4, A/CONF.232/2018/5 and A/CONF.232/2018/3

  • Sep 12 2018
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
Informal Working Group Meeting
  • Sep 12 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
Informal Working Group Meeting

Background information and related documentation for the Conference, including the President’s aid to discussions, are available on the website of the Conference.

States wishing to be inscribed on the list of speakers are invited to contact the Division for Ocean Affairs and Law of the Sea, Office of Legal Affairs.

Delegations are kindly reminded to provide 20 hard copies of the text for the technical services no later than one hour before delivery of the statement.

Delegations wishing to circulate their statements electronically through the PaperSmart Portal should send a copy of the statement at least one hour in advance of delivery. PDF format is preferred. The date of the meeting and the agenda item should be indicated in the heading of the statement and in the subject line of the e-mail. The statements will be posted on the PaperSmart portal after delivery. Delegations are kindly reminded to provide 20 hard copies of the text for the technical services no later than one hour before delivery of the statement.

The list of side events is available on the website of the Intergovernmental Conference on an international legally binding instrument under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction.

Documents: A/CONF.232/2018/4, A/CONF.232/2018/5 and A/CONF.232/2018/3

  • Sep 11 2018
  • 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
13th plenary meeting
  • Sep 11 2018
  • 4:45 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
Informal Working Group Meeting
  • Sep 11 2018
  • 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
Informal Working Group Meeting
  • Sep 11 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
Informal Working Group Meeting

Background information and related documentation for the Conference, including the President’s aid to discussions, are available on the website of the Conference.

States wishing to be inscribed on the list of speakers are invited to contact the Division for Ocean Affairs and Law of the Sea, Office of Legal Affairs.

Delegations are kindly reminded to provide 20 hard copies of the text for the technical services no later than one hour before delivery of the statement.

Delegations wishing to circulate their statements electronically through the PaperSmart Portal should send a copy of the statement at least one hour in advance of delivery. PDF format is preferred. The date of the meeting and the agenda item should be indicated in the heading of the statement and in the subject line of the e-mail. The statements will be posted on the PaperSmart portal after delivery. Delegations are kindly reminded to provide 20 hard copies of the text for the technical services no later than one hour before delivery of the statement.

The list of side events is available on the website of the Intergovernmental Conference on an international legally binding instrument under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction.

Documents: A/CONF.232/2018/4, A/CONF.232/2018/5 and A/CONF.232/2018/3

  • Sep 10 2018
  • 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
12th plenary meeting
  • Sep 10 2018
  • 4:45 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
Informal Working Group Meeting
  • Sep 10 2018
  • 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
Informal Working Group Meeting
  • Sep 10 2018
  • 10:00 AM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
Informal Working Group Meeting

Background information and related documentation for the Conference, including the President’s aid to discussions, are available on the website of the Conference.

States wishing to be inscribed on the list of speakers are invited to contact the Division for Ocean Affairs and Law of the Sea, Office of Legal Affairs.

Delegations are kindly reminded to provide 20 hard copies of the text for the technical services no later than one hour before delivery of the statement.

Delegations wishing to circulate their statements electronically through the PaperSmart Portal should send a copy of the statement at least one hour in advance of delivery. PDF format is preferred. The date of the meeting and the agenda item should be indicated in the heading of the statement and in the subject line of the e-mail. The statements will be posted on the PaperSmart portal after delivery. Delegations are kindly reminded to provide 20 hard copies of the text for the technical services no later than one hour before delivery of the statement.

The list of side events is available on the website of the Intergovernmental Conference on an international legally binding instrument under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction.

Documents: A/CONF.232/2018/L.3, A/CONF.232/2018/L.4 and A/CONF.232/2018/3

Links: Website, PaperSmart and Side Events

Contacts: Charlotte Salpin (salpin@un.org); PaperSmart (papersmart5@un.org)

 

  • Sep 07 2018
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
Informal Working Group Meeting

Background information and related documentation for the Conference, including the President’s aid to discussions, are available on the website of the Conference.

States wishing to be inscribed on the list of speakers are invited to contact the Division for Ocean Affairs and Law of the Sea, Office of Legal Affairs.

Delegations are kindly reminded to provide 20 hard copies of the text for the technical services no later than one hour before delivery of the statement.

Delegations wishing to circulate their statements electronically through the PaperSmart Portal should send a copy of the statement at least one hour in advance of delivery. PDF format is preferred. The date of the meeting and the agenda item should be indicated in the heading of the statement and in the subject line of the e-mail. The statements will be posted on the PaperSmart portal after delivery. Delegations are kindly reminded to provide 20 hard copies of the text for the technical services no later than one hour before delivery of the statement.

The list of side events is available on the website of the Intergovernmental Conference on an international legally binding instrument under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction.

Documents: A/CONF.232/2018/L.3, A/CONF.232/2018/L.4 and A/CONF.232/2018/3

Links: Website, PaperSmart and Side Events

Contacts: Charlotte Salpin (salpin@un.org); PaperSmart (papersmart5@un.org)

 

  • Sep 07 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
10th Plenary meeting

Background information and related documentation for the Conference, including the President’s aid to discussions, are available on the website of the Conference.

States wishing to be inscribed on the list of speakers are invited to contact the Division for Ocean Affairs and Law of the Sea, Office of Legal Affairs.

Delegations are kindly reminded to provide 20 hard copies of the text for the technical services no later than one hour before delivery of the statement.

Delegations wishing to circulate their statements electronically through the PaperSmart Portal should send a copy of the statement at least one hour in advance of delivery. PDF format is preferred. The date of the meeting and the agenda item should be indicated in the heading of the statement and in the subject line of the e-mail. The statements will be posted on the PaperSmart portal after delivery. Delegations are kindly reminded to provide 20 hard copies of the text for the technical services no later than one hour before delivery of the statement.

The list of side events is available on the website of the Intergovernmental Conference on an international legally binding instrument under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction.

Documents: A/CONF.232/2018/L.3, A/CONF.232/2018/L.4 and A/CONF.232/2018/3

Links: Website, PaperSmart and Side Events

Contacts: Charlotte Salpin (salpin@un.org); PaperSmart (papersmart5@un.org)

 

  • Sep 06 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
9th Plenary meeting
  • Sep 05 2018
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
8th Plenary meeting
  • Sep 05 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
7th Plenary meeting
  • Sep 04 2018
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)
6th Plenary meeting
  • Sep 04 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 3 (CB)