48th Standing Committee Meeting



The 48th Meeting of the Standing Committee (StC48) of CMS was held from 23 to 24 October 2018 in Bonn, Germany.

Meeting documents and additional information will be added to this website as they become available.

The Finance and Budget Subcommittee of the Standing Committee will meet on 22 October 2018 in Bonn. Members of the Subcommittee will receive further information in due course.


Information For Participants

The electronic registration form is available at: https://meetings.cms.int/meetings/StC48/registration.

Standing Committee members eligible for funding are kindly asked to register by 23 August 2018.

In addition, as per the Standing Committee Rules of Procedures and in order to facilitate the necessary logistical arrangements, the Secretariat kindly ask non-funded members of the Standing Committee and observers to register, online, by 23 September 2018.

23 Oct 2018 to 24 Oct 2018
OrganizerUNEP/CMS Secretariat
CMS InstrumentCMS

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Number Title Files
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.2.1/Rev.2 Provisional Agenda and Documents
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.2.2/Rev.1 Provisional Annotated Agenda and Meeting Schedule
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.3 Report of the Depositary
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.4.1.1 Report of the European Parties' Activities for the Implementation of the CMS and its related Intruments to the StC48
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.4.1.2/Rev.1 Regional Report of Central America and the Caribbean
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.4.1.3 Regional Report of Oceania
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.4.1.4 Regional Report of South America
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.4.2.1 Report of the Agreement on the Conservation of the Black Sea, Mediterranean and contiguous Atlantic area (ACCOBAMS)
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.4.2.2 Report of the Agreement on the Conservation of small Cetaceans of the Baltic, North-East Atlantic, Irish and North Seas (ASCOBANS)
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.5 Report of the COP Presidency
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.7 Report of the United Nations Environment Programme
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.9.1 Implementation of the CMS Budget
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.9.2 Resource Mobilization
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.10.1 Document Management and Scheduling
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.11 CMS Contributions towards 2020 and beyond
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.12/Rev.2 Proposals for a revised Format for National Reports
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.12/Rev.2/Annex Outline of proposed revised Format fo CMS National Reports
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.13 Revision of the Rules of Procedure of the CMS Scientific Council and its Sessional Committee
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.14 Implementation of the Programme of Work 2018 - 2020
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.15/Rev.1 Review Mechanism and National Legislation Programme
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.17 Synergies and Partnerships
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.17.1 Cooperation between IPBES and CMS
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.17.1/Annex Annex CMS Contributions to the Development of IPBES Second Work Programme (2020-2030)
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.18 Adoption of Bird Species Action Plans
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.18/Annex 1 Annex 1: International Single Species Action Plan for the Conservation of the White-headed Duck
UNEP/CMS/STc48/Doc.18/Annex 2/Rev.1 Annex 2: International Single Species Action Plan for the Conservation of the European Turtle Dove
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Doc.18/Annex 3 Annex 3: International Single Species Plan for the Conservation of the Dalmatian Pelican
Number Title Files
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Inf.1 Rules of Procedure of the Standing Committee
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Inf.2 Report of the 47th Meeting of the Standing Committee
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Inf.3 Report of the 46th Meeting of the Standing Committee
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Inf.4 Inputs towards enhancing the relationship between the CMS Family and civil society
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Inf.5 Draft Report fo the Third Meeting of the Sessional Committee of the CMS Scientific Council
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Inf.6 Standing Committee Meeting Requirements
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Inf.7 Relationship between the proposals for a Revised National Report format and the proposal for a Review Mechanism and National Legislation Programme
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Inf.8/Rev.1 National Legislation Programme
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Inf.9 Review Mechanism
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Inf.10 Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework Roadmap
UNEP/CMS/StC48/Inf.11 Provisional List of Participants