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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
Second Session

Monday, 25 March, 2019 - Friday, 05 April, 2019, New York
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Recent Meetings

37th plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

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

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.232/2019/1, A/CONF.232/2019/2, A/CONF.232/2019/3, A/CONF.232/2019/INF/2 and A/CONF.232/2019/4

  • Apr 05 2019
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
36th plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

  • Apr 05 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
35th plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

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

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.232/2019/1, A/CONF.232/2019/2, A/CONF.232/2019/3 A/CONF.232/2019/INF/2

  • Apr 04 2019
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
34th plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

  • Apr 04 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
33rd plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

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

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.232/2019/1, A/CONF.232/2019/2, A/CONF.232/2019/3 A/CONF.232/2019/INF/2

  • Apr 03 2019
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
32nd plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

  • Apr 03 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
31st plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

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

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.232/2019/1, A/CONF.232/2019/2, A/CONF.232/2019/3 A/CONF.232/2019/INF/2

  • Apr 02 2019
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
30th plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

  • Apr 02 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
29th plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

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

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.232/2019/2, A/CONF.232/2019/1, A/CONF.232/2019/INF/2 A/CONF.232/2019/3

  • Apr 01 2019
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
28th plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

  • Apr 01 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
27th plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

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

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.232/2019/2, A/CONF.232/2019/1, A/CONF.232/2019/INF/2 A/CONF.232/2019/3

  • Mar 29 2019
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
26th plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

  • Mar 29 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
25th plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

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

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.232/2019/2 ― Agenda

A/CONF.232/2019/L.2 ― Provisional programme of work

A/CONF.232/2019/1 ― President’s aid to negotiations

A/CONF.232/2019/INF/2 ― Letter dated 14 February 2019 from the Executive Secretary of the Convention on Biological Diversity addressed to the Secretary-General 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

  • Mar 28 2019
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
24th plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

  • Mar 28 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
23rd plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

The Intergovernmental Conference will take place from 25 March 2019 to 5 April 2019.

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

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.232/2019/L.1, A/CONF.232/2019/L.2, A/CONF.232/2019/1 and A/CONF.232/2019/INF.2

  • Mar 27 2019
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
22nd plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

  • Mar 27 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
21st plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

The Intergovernmental Conference will take place from 25 March 2019 to 5 April 2019.

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

States wishing to be inscribed on the list of speakers under item 5 of the provisional agenda, “General exchange of views”, 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.232/2019/L.1, A/CONF.232/2019/L.2, A/CONF.232/2019/1 and A/CONF.232/2019/INF.2

  • Mar 26 2019
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
20th plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

  • Mar 26 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
19th plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

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

States wishing to be inscribed on the list of speakers under item 5 of the provisional agenda, “General exchange of views”, 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.232/2019/L.1, A/CONF.232/2019/L.2, A/CONF.232/2019/1 and A/CONF.232/2019/INF.2

  • Mar 25 2019
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
18th plenary meeting

Overflow room: Conference Room 12

  • Mar 25 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)