3rd Meeting of the Technical Advisory Group to the Raptors MOU (TAG3)


The third meeting of the Technical Advisory Group (TAG3) of the Raptors MOU will be held from 12 to 14 December 2018 in Sempach, Switzerland. The meeting is generously hosted by the Swiss Ornithological Institute, with support provided by the Federal Office for the Environment, Switzerland.

The meeting documents will be added to this website as they become available.

Pre-registration for the meeting is required.

Please note that only TAG Members are eligible to apply for funding to attend the meeting. Participation by an Observer from any Signatory or Range State to the Raptors MOU is welcome. We encourage Signatories to liaise with their Regional TAG Member on technical issues – current composition of the TAG can be found in CMS Notification 2015/25.

Participants are encouraged to take a look at the following background documents:

CMS Res.12.10   Conservation of African-Eurasian Vultures
CMS Res.12.11    Flyways
CMS Res.12.21   Climate Change and Migratory Species
CMS Res.12.27   Taxonomy and Nomenclature
CMS Res.12.28   Concerted Actions
CMS Res.11.16 (Rev.COP12)   The Prevention of Illegal Killing, Taking and Trade of Migratory Birds + Annex 1 Scoreboard to Assess the Progress in Combating Illegal Killing, Taking and Trade of Wild Birds (IKB)
CMS Res.11.18 (Rev.COP12)   Saker Falcon (Falco cherrug) Global Action Plan
CMS Res.11.27 (Rev.COP12)   Renewable Energy and Migratory Species
CMS Res.11.33 (Rev. COP12)   Guidelines for Assessing Listing Proposals to Appendices I and II of the Convention
CMS Res.10.11   Power Lines and Migratory Birds


12 Dec 2018 09:00 to 14 Dec 2018 18:00
OrganizerCoordinating Unit of the CMS Raptors MOU
CoorganizerFederal Office for the Environment, Switzerland
CMS InstrumentBirds of Prey (Raptors)
TypeTechnical Meeting
VenueSwiss Ornithological Institute

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Number Title Status Files
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.2a Provisional Agenda
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.2b Provisional Annotated Agenda and Meeting Schedule
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.3.1 Review of Actions from the Second Meeting of TAG
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.3.3 Report on implementation of the SakerGAP
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.3.4 Report on implementation of the Vulture MsAP
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.3.5 Report from the CMS Secretariat
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.4 Review of the TAG WorkPlan 2016-2020
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.4.1a Amendments to the list of species on Annex 1 to the Raptors MOU
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.4.1b Amendments to the list of sites important for migratory raptors
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.4.1c Amendments to the geographical scope of the Raptors MOU
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.4.1d Technical amendments to the text of the Raptors MOU
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.4.2a Species action planning for the most threatened migratory birds of prey
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.4.2b Selection of pilot species for site network analysis
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.4.2c Development of a 'guide to guidance' on the conservation and management of African-Eurasian migratory raptors
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.4.2d Guide on guidance – electrocution Draft
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.4.3a Horizon scanning
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.4.3b Role of TAG in proposing amendments to the Raptors MOU and its Annexes
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.6.1 Review of the Action Plan to the Raptors MOU – update on progress
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Doc.7 Raptor Conservation Strategies
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UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Pres.1 Agenda Item 1
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Pres.2 Agenda Item 3.1
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Pres.3 Agenda Item 3.2
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Pres.4 Agenda Item 3.5
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Pres.5 Agenda Item 4
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Pres.6 Agenda Item 4
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Pres.7 Agenda Item 4
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Pres.8 Agenda Item 4.1
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Pres.9 Agenda Item 4.1
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Pres.10 Agenda Item 4.3
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Pres.11 Agenda Item 4.3
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Pres.12 Agenda Item 4.3
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Pres.13 Agenda Item 4.3
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Pres.14 Agenda Item 6.1
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Pres.15 Agenda Item 6.2
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Pres.16 Agenda Item 7
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Pres.17 Agenda Item 7
UNEP/CMS/Raptors/TAG3/Pres.18 Agenda Item 8