The Third Meeting of the Parties of the Agreement on the Conservation of Gorillas and Their Habitats (Gorilla Agreement) will be held from 18 to 20 June 2019 in Entebbe, Uganda. The Meeting is hosted by the Government of Uganda with the generous support of the Government of Luxembourg.
The main objectives of the Third Meeting of the Parties are:
The Gorilla Agreement provides a legal framework to maintain and restore Gorilla populations and their habitats. The Agreement covers the Western Lowland Gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla), Cross River Gorilla (Gorilla gorilla diehli), Eastern Lowland Gorilla (Gorilla beringei graueri), and Mountain Gorilla (Gorilla beringei beringei). For further information please visit the Gorilla Agreement's website.
Information for Press/Media
More information about the Third Meeting of the Parties of the Agreement on the Conservation of Gorillas and Their Habitats (Gorilla Agreement) as well as contacts for press inquiries can be found in the Media Advisory.
All participants including Parties, non-Party Range States, and Observers, are kindly requested to register through the online registration form by 4 May 2019. The registration is closed. For any enquires, please contact Kanako Hasegawa at the CMS Secretariat.
Observers may participate in the Meeting in accordance with Rule 2 of the Rules of Procedure of the Agreement.
Participants are kindly requested to contact the Ugandan Diplomatic Mission as soon as possible to obtain a visa to Uganda. For further details, please see the information note or visit the E-immigration website at: https://visas.immigration.go.ug/#/help/visa
The meeting will be held in the Imperial Golf View Hotel in Entebbe, Uganda. For futher details please see the information note to the participants.
18 Jun 2019 to 20 Jun 2019
|Organizer||Government of Uganda with the generous support of the Government of Luxembourg|
|CMS Instrument||Gorilla Agreement|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Doc.2||Rules of Procedure|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Doc.4.2/Rev.1||Provisional annotated Agenda and Meeting Schedule|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Doc.6||Admission of Observers|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Doc.8||Report of the Interim Secretariat|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Doc.9||Report of the Depository|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Doc.14||Discussion on Updating the Action Plans|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Doc.15/Rev.1||Proposal for Cooperation between GRASP and the CMS Gorilla Agreement|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Doc.16||Discussion on Possible Synergistic Actions on Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes)|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Doc.17||Institutional Arrangements for the Agreement|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Doc.18||Programme of Work and Budget (2019-2021) of the Gorilla Agreement|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Inf.1||Text of the Agreement on the Conservation of Gorillas and their Habitats|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Inf.2.1/Rev.1||National Report by the Government of Nigeria on the Implementation of Action Plans|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Inf.2.2||National Report by the Government of Central Africa on the Implementation of Actions Plans|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Inf.2.3||National Report by the Government of Cameroon on the Implementation of Actions Plans|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Inf.2.4||National Report by the Government of Uganda on the Implementation of Actions Plans|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Inf.3||Action Plan for the Western Lowland Gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla)|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Inf.4||Action Plan for the Cross River Gorilla (Gorilla gorilla diehli)|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Inf.5||Action Plan for the Eastern Lowland Gorilla (Gorilla beringei graueri)|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Inf.6||Action Plan for the Mountain Gorilla (Gorilla beringei beringei)|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Inf.7||Regional Action Plan for the Conservation of Western Lowland Gorillas and Central Chimpanzees 2015 - 2025|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Inf.8||Conservation Action Plan 2012 - 2022 for the Grauer's Gorillas and Chimpanzees in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Inf.9||Revised Regional Action Plan for the Conservation of the Cross River Gorilla (Gorilla gorilla diehli) 2014 - 2019|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/inf.10||Report of the First Meeting of the Parties|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Inf.11||Report of the Second Meeting of the Parties|
|UNEP/GA/MOP3/Inf.12||Report of the First Meeting of the Technical Committee|