Fifth Meeting of the Sessional Committee of the Scientific Council (ScC-SC5)

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Updated Meeting Schedule (NEW 9 July 2021)

 

The Fifth Meeting of the Sessional Committee of the Scientific Council (ScC-SC5) will be held from 28 June to 9 July 2021 as an online virtual meeting. There will be online plenaries, followed by a period of working on documents,  culminating in closing plenaries to agree all texts.  It is expected to be mainly a planning meeting, during which the Sessional Committee will discuss and agree its work plan for the intersessional period between COP13 and COP14, based on the mandates from CMS COP13.

The meeting is open to all members of the Sessional Committee, other members of the CMS Scientific Council not members of the Sessional Committee, as well as representatives of CMS Parties, CMS Agreements and CMS partner organizations and institutions.

Participants are kindly invited to download ScC-SC5 documents from the CMS website as they become available, including the schedule. In case of problems in downloading documents, or for any other information concerning the meeting, please contact Marco Barbieri ([email protected]) at the UNEP/CMS Secretariat.

 

Registration Form User guide for the Interactio Platform (Plenary Sessions)

Meeting Protocol ScC-SC5 Guidelines for Working Groups - Notes for Participants

Dates
28 Jun 2021 10:00 to 09 Jul 2021 18:00
OrganizerUNEP/CMS Secretariat
CMS InstrumentCMS
TypeScC-SC
KindOfficial
StatusConfirmed
LanguagesEnglish
French
Spanish
VenueVirtual Meeting

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Number Title Files
CRP 3/A Programme of Work: Strategic, Institutional and Legal Matters
CRP 3/B Programme of Work: Aquatic Species Conservation issues
CRP 3/B/Rev.1/Annex Terms of Reference for the Intersessional Working Group Investigating the Mal-treatment and Mutilation of Seabirds in Fisheries
CRP 3/C Programme of Work: Terrestrial Species Conservation Issues
CRP 3/C/Annex Terms of Reference for the Intersessional Working Group on the Asiatic Cheetah
CRP 3/D Programme of Work: Avian Species Conservation Issues
CRP 3/E Programme of Work: Cross-cutting Conservation Issues
CRP 3/E/Annex 1 Elements for Terms of Reference for Activities Concerning Connectivity of the Sessional Committee’s Programme of Work
CRP 3/E/Annex 2 (Draft) Terms of Reference of the CMS Scientific Council Working Group on Ecological Connectivity
CRP 5/A State of Migratory Species Report: a Proposed Framework
CRP 5/B CMS Appendix I Species in-depth Assessment: Proposed Case Study Template
CRP 6.3.1.2 Conservation and Management of the Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) and African Wild Dog (Lycaon pictus)
CRP 6.4.1/A Draft Terms of Reference of the Scientific Council Working Group on Migratory Species and Health
CRP 6.4.1/B Draft Terms of Reference for a Review of Migration and Wildlife Disease Dynamics and the Health of Migratory Species
CRP 6.4.2 Infrastructure Development and Migratory Species
CRP 7 Terms of Reference for the Intersessional Working Group Decision 13.140
CRP 8.2 Terms of Reference of an Intersessional Working Group on the Disaggregation of higher Taxa listed on Appendix II
CRP 9 Draft Revised Resolution 12.28: Concerted Actions
Report to Plenary: Aquatic Species Conservation Issues Working Group (Revised)
Report to Plenary: Terrestrial Species Conservation Issues Working Group
Report to Plenary: Avian Species Conservation Issues Working Group
Report to Plenary: Disaggregation of higher Taxa listed on Appendix II Contact Group
Report to Plenary: Post-2020 Framework and Connectivity Contact Group
Report to Plenary: Contact Group on Conservation Status Report
Report to Plenary: Cross-cutting Conservation Issues Working Group
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UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.2.1/Rev.1 Provisional Agenda and Documents
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.2.2 Provisional Annotated Agenda and Meeting Schedule
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.3 Programme of Work for the Sessional Committee of the Scientific Council for the Intersessional Period between COP13 and COP14
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.3/Annex/Part A Annex Program of Work for the ScC-SC: Strategic, Institutional and Legal Matters
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.3/Annex/Part B Annex Program of Work for the ScC-SC: Aquatic Species Conservation Issues
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.3/Annex/Part C Annex Program of Work for the ScC-SC: Terrestrial Species Conservation Issues
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.3/Annex/Part D Annex Program of Work for the ScC-SC: Avian Species Conservation Issues
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.3/Annex/Part E Annex Program of Work for the ScC-SC: Cross-Cutting Conservation Issues
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.4.1 Cooperation with the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystems Services (IPBES)
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.4.2 CMS Contribution to the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.5/Rev.1 Review of the Conservation Status of Migratory Species
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.5/Rev.1/Annex 1 Annex 1 - State of Migratory Species Report: A proposed Framework
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.5/Rev.1/Annex 2 Annex 2 - CMS Appendix I Species in-depth Assessment: Proposed Case Study Template
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.5/Rev.1/Annex 3 Annex 3 - Proposed Draft Methodology for a rapid Assessment of CMS Appendix I Taxa
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.6.1.1 Action Plan for the Yellow-breasted Bunting
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.6.2.1 Synthesis of Information on Bycatch of Appendix I-listed Chondrichthyan Species provided by Parties in their National Reports to COP13
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.6.3.1.1/Rev.1 Conservation and Management of the African Lion (Panthera leo)
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.6.3.1.1/Annex Guidelines for the Conservation of Lions in Africa (available in English and French only)
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.6.3.1.2 Conservation and Management of the Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) and African Wild Dog (Lycaon pictus)
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.6.3.1.3/Rev.1 Conservation and Management of the Leopard (Panthera pardus) in Africa
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.6.3.2 Sahelo-Saharan Megafauna
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.6.3.3 Conservation of the African elephant
UNEP/SCM/ScC-SC5/Doc.6.4.1 Wildlife Diseases and Migratory Species
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.6.4.2 Infrastructure Development and Migratory Species
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.6.4.3 Light Pollution and Migratory Species
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.6.4.4 Impact of Plastic Pollution on Aquatic, Terrestrial and Avian species
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.6.4.5 Discussion Paper for the Scientific Council on Decision 13.128: Climate Change and Migratory Species
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.7 Discussion Paper for the Scientific Council on Decision 13.140: Definition of the Terms "Range State" and "Vagrant”
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.8.1/Rev.1 Improving the Listing Proposal Process and Outcomes
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.8.2 Disaggregation of Higher Taxa listed on CMS Appendix II
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.9 Implementation of the Concerted Actions Process
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Doc.9/Annex Analysis of Resolution 12.28 - Concerted Actions
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UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Inf.1 Rules of Procedure of the CMS Scientific Council and its Sessional Committee
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Inf.2 Report on the Implementation of the Concerted Action for the Antipodean Albatross UNEP/CMS/Concerted Action 13.12 Progress Report: May 2020-April 2021
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Inf.3 Linear Infrastructure and Migratory Species : The Role of Impact Assessment and Landscape Approaches
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Inf.4 Aquatic Wild Meat Working Group: Report on the Implementation of Decision 13.64
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/inf.5 Recent Information relevant to Resolution 11.22 (Rev.COP12) Live Capture of Cetaceans from the Wild for Commercial Purposes
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Inf.6 Decision 13.140 Definition of the Terms "Range State" and "Vagrant"
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Inf.7 Impact of Light Pollution on Different Taxa of Migratory Species
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Inf.8 Conservation of the Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) in Asia and North-eastern Africa
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Inf.9 Update on the Monitoring Framework of the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework
UNEP/SCM/ScC-SC5/Inf.10 Guidance on the Application of the Rules of Procedure in the 5th Meeting of the Sessional Committee of the Scientific Council
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UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Outcome 1.2 Programme of Work: Aquatic Species Conservation Issues
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Outcome 1.3 Programme of Work: Terrestrial Species Conservation Issues
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Outcome 6 Terms of Reference for the Intersessional Working Group investigating the Mal-treatment and Mutilation of Seabirds in Fisheries
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Outcome 7 Terms of Reference for the Intersessional Working Group on the Asiatic Cheetah
UNEP/CMS/ScC-SC5/Outcome 8 Establishment of an Intersessional Working Group on the Conservation and Management of the Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) and African Wild Dog (Lycaon pictus)

 


  ScC-SC5 Meeting Documents on the Provisional Agenda

(Current version: SCC-SC5/Doc.2.1/Rev.1 | latest updated:28.06.2021)     
AGENDA ITEM DOCUMENT
 
I. Opening of the Meeting and Organizational Matters
1. Opening of the Meeting  
2. Adoption of the Agenda and Meeting Schedule  
  2.1 Provisional Agenda and Documents ScC-SC5/Doc.2.1
  2.2 Provisional Annotated Agenda and Meeting Schedule ScC-SC5/Doc.2.2
II. Strategic and Institutional Matters
3. Programme of Work for the Sessional Committee of the Scientific Council for the intersessional period between COP13 and COP14 ScC-SC5/Doc.3 / Annex Part A / Part B / Part C / Part D / Part E
4. Engagement in other processes  
  4.1 Cooperation with IPBES ScC-SC5/Doc.4.1
  4.2 CMS contribution to the post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework ScC-SC5/Doc.4.2
III. Interpretation and Implementation of the Convention
5. Review of the Conservation Status of Migratory Species ScC-SC5/Doc.5 / Annex 1 / Annex 2 / Annex 3
6. Conservation Issues  
  6.1 Avian Species  
    6.1.1 Action Plans for Birds ScC-SC5/Doc.6.1.1
  6.2 Aquatic Species  
    6.2.1 Chondrichthyan Species ScC-SC5/Doc.6.2.1
  6.3 Terrestrial Species  
    6.3.1 Joint CMS/CITES African Carnivores Initiative  
      6.3.1.1 Conservation and Management of the African Lion ScC-SC5/Doc.6.3.1.1 Rev.1 / Annex
      6.3.1.2 Conservation and Management of the Cheetah ScC-SC5/Doc.6.3.1.2
      6.3.1.3 Conservation and Management of the Leopard ScC-SC5/Doc.6.3.1.3 Rev.1
    6.3.2 Sahelo-Saharan Megafauna Initiative ScC-SC5/Doc.6.3.2
    6.3.3 Conservation of the African Elephant ScC-SC5/Doc.6.3.3
  6.4 Crosscutting Conservation Issues  
    6.4.1 Wildlife Diseases and Migratory Species ScC-SC5/Doc.6.4.1
    6.4.2 Infrastructure Development and Migratory Species ScC-SC5/Doc.6.4.2
    6.4.3 Light Pollution ScC-SC5/Doc.6.4.3
    6.4.4 Impacts of Plastic Pollution on Aquatic, Terrestrial and Avian Species ScC-SC5/Doc.6.4.4
    6.4.5 Climate Change and Migratory Species ScC-SC5/Doc.6.4.5
7. Interpretation of the terms ‘Range State’ and ‘vagrant’ ScC-SC5/Doc.7
8. CMS Appendices  
  8.1 Improving the listing proposal process and outcomes ScC-SC5/Doc.8.1
  8.2 Disaggregation of higher taxa listed on Appendix II ScC-SC5/Doc.8.2
9. Implementation of the Concerted Actions process ScC-SC5/Doc.9 / Annex
IV. Formal and Concluding Business
10. Time and venue of the 6th Meeting of the Sessional Committee of the Scientific Council (ScC-SC6) No Document
11. Any Other Business No Document
12. Closure of the Meeting No Document