Thirteenth Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to CMS

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CMS COP13 – Gandhinagar, India 15-22 February 2020
 
The Thirteenth Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS COP13) together with the associated meetings of the Standing Committee will be held in Gandhinagar, at the kind invitation of the Government of India from 15 to 22 February 2020. 
 
Further information about the Conference including documents and logistical information will be made available on this page in the course of the coming weeks and months.
 
 

 

COP13 Schedule Overview [Draft]

Dates
15 Feb 2020 to 22 Feb 2020
OrganizerUNEP/CMS Secretariat
CMS InstrumentCMS
TypeCOP
KindOfficial
StatusConfirmed
CountryIndia
CityGandhinagar
VenueMahatma Mandir Convention and Exhibition Centre

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Number Title Files
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.6.1/Rev.2 Provisional agenda and documents
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.15.2 Appointment of Members of the Sessional Committee of the Scientific Council
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.16 Election of Parties to the Standing Committee
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.17 CMS Contribution to the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.18.1 Cooperation with the Intergovernmental Science Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.21 Application of Article III of the Convention
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.25 Progress towards the Development of an Atlas on Animal Migration
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.1.1 The Prevention of Illegal Killing, Taking and Trade of Migratory Birds
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.1.2 Action Plan for Migratory Landbirds in the African-Eurasian Region (AEMLAP)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.1.2/Annex 3 Action Plan for Migratory Landbirds in the African-Eurasian Region (AEMLAP)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.1.3 Preventing Poisoning of Migratory Birds
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.1.4 Flyways
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.1.5 Action Plans for Birds
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.2.1 Conservation Measures Relevant for CMS-listed Species Evident from the Identification of Important Marine Mammal Areas (IMMAs)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.2.2 Marine Noise
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.2.3 Bycatch
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.2.4 Aquatic Wild Meat
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.2.5 Marine Wildlife Watching
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.2.6 Marine Turtles
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.2.8 Live Capture of Cetaceans from the Wild for Commercial Purposes
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.2.9 European Eel
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.2.10 Global Programme of Work for Cetaceans
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.3.1/Rev.1 African Carnivores Initiative
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.3.2 Conservation of the African Wild Ass (Equus africanus)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.3.3 African Elephant Action Plan
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.3.4 Sahelo-Saharan Megafauna
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.3.5 The Central Asian Mammals Initiative (CAMI)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.4.1 Conservation Implications of Animal Culture and Social Complexity
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.4.2.1 Renewable energy and Migratory Species
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.4.2.2 Power Lines and Migratory Birds
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.4.3 Addressing unsustainable use of terrestrial and avian wild meat of migratory species of wild animals
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.4.4 Improving Ways of Addressing Connectivity in the Conservation of Migratory Species
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.4.5 Transfrontier Conservation Areas for Migratory Species
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.4.6 Community Participation and Livehoods
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.4.7 Impacts of Plastic Pollution on Aquatic, Terrestrial and Avian Species
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.4.8 Climate Change and Migratory Species
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.4.9.1 Light Pollution Guidelines for Wildlife including Marine Turtles, Seabirds and Migratory Shorebirds
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.4.9.2 Light Pollution and Migratory Species
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.26.4.10 Insect Decline and its Threat to Migratory Insectivorous Animal Populations
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.27.1 Proposals for the Amendment of the Appendices of the Convention
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.1 Progress in Implementation of Concerted Actions
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.2 New Proposals for Concerted Actions for the Triennium 2021-2023
Number Title Files
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.27.1.1 Proposal for the Inclusion of the Mainland Asian Elephant/Indian Elephant in Appendix I of the Convention
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.27.1.2 Proposal for the Inclusion of the Jaguar in Appendix I and II of the Convention
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.27.1.3 Proposal for the Inclusion of the Urial in Appendix II of the Convention
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.27.1.4 Proposal for the Inclusion of the Great Indian Bustard in Appendix I of the Convention
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.27.1.5 Proposal for the Inclusion of the Bengal Florican in Appendix I of the Convention
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.27.1.6 Proposal for the Inclusion of the Little Bustard in Appendix I and II of the Convention
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.27.1.7 Proposal for the Inclusion of the Antipodean Albatross in Appendix I of the Convention
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.27.1.8 Proposal for the Inclusion of the Oceanic White-tip Shark in Appendix I of the Convention
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.27.1.9(a) Proposal for the Inclusion of the Smooth Hammerhead Shark in Appendix II of the Convention
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.27.1.9(b) Proposal for the Inclusion of the Smooth Hammerhead Shark in Appendix II of the Convention
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.27.1.10 Proposal for the Inclusion of the Tope Shark in Appendix II of the Convention
Number Title Files
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.1.1 Report on the Implementation of the Concerted Action for the European eel (Anguilla anguilla)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.1.2 Report on the Implementation of the Concerted Action for the Sperm Whales (Physeter macrocephalus) of the Eastern Tropical Pacific
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.1.3 Report on the Implementation of the Concerted Action for the Atlantic Humpback Dolphin (Sousa teuszii)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.1.4 Report on the Implementation of the Concerted Action for the Humpback Whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) of the Arabian Sea
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.1.5 Report on the Implementation of the Concerted Action for the Angelshark (Squatina squatina)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.1.6 Report on the Implementation of the Concerted Action for the Mobulid Rays (Mobulidae)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.1.7a Report on the implementation of the Concerted Action for the Whale Shark (Rhincodon typus)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.1.7.b Report on the Implementation of the Concerted Action for the Whale shark (Rhincodon typus)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.2.1 Proposal for a Concerted Action for the Nut-cracking Chimpanzees of West Africa (Pan Troglodytes verus)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.2.2 Proposal for a Concerted Action for the Asian Elephant (Elephas maximus)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.2.3 Proposal for a Concerted Action for the Giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.2.4 Proposal for the continuation of the Concerted Action for Sahelo Saharan Megafauna
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.2.5 Proposal for a Concerted Action for the Irrawaddy Dolphin (Orcaella brevirostris)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.2.6 Proposal for a Concerted Action for the South Asian River Dolphin (Platanista gangetica)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.2.7 Proposal for a Concerted Action for the Harbour Porpoise (Phocoena phocoena)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.2.8 Proposal for a Concerted Action for the Common Guitarfish, the Largetooth Sawfish and the Smalltooth Sawfish
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.2.9 Proposal for a Concerted Action for the Common Guitarfish (Rhinobatos rhinobatos) and Bottlenose Wedgefish (Rhynchobatus australiae)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.2.10 Proposal for a Concerted Action for the Great Indian Bustard (Ardeotis nigriceps)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.2.11 Proposal for a Concerted Action for the Bengal Florican (Houbaropsis bengalensis)
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Doc.28.2.12 Proposal for a Concerted Action for the Antipodean Albatross (Diomedea antipodensis)
Number Title Files
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.5 National Light Pollution Guidelines for Wildlife
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.6a Aquatic Wildmeat the Coastal Regions of Benin and Togo: A Study of Consumption and Drivers
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.6b La viande aquatique sauvage dans les régions côtières du Bénin et du Togo: une étude sur la consommation et les facteurs
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.7 CITES Report on Status, Scope and Trends of the Legal and Illegal International Trade in marine Turtles, its Conservation Impacts, Management Options and Migration Priorities
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.7/Annex 1 CITES Report on Status, Scope and Trends of the Legal and Illegal International Trade in marine Turtles, its Conservation Impacts, Management Options and Migration Priorities: Madagascar
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.7/Annex 2 CITES Report on Status, Scope and Trends of the Legal and Illegal International Trade in marine Turtles, its Conservation Impacts, Management Options and Migration Priorities: Mozambique
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.7/Annex 3 CITES Report on Status, Scope and Trends of the Legal and Illegal International Trade in marine Turtles, its Conservation Impacts, Management Options and Migration Priorities: Colombia, Panama, Nicaragua
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.7/Annex 4 CITES Report on Status, Scope and Trends of the Legal and Illegal International Trade in marine Turtles, its Conservation Impacts, Management Options and Migration Priorities: Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.8 Advisory Note: Further Guidance on Independent, Scientific Modelling of Noise Propagation
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.9 Best Available Technology and Best Environmental Practice for Three Noise Sources: Shipping, Seismic Airgun Surveys and Pile Driving
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.10 Animal Cultures Matter for Conservation
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.11 Technical Mitigation to Reduce Marine Mammal Bycatch and Entanglement in Commercial Fishing Gear: Lessons learnt and future directions
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.12 Report of the FAO Expert Workshop on Means and Methods for Reducing Marine Mammal Mortality in Fishing and Aquaculture Operations
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.13a FAO Technical Guidelines for Responsible Fisheries: Fishing Operations - Vessel Monitoring Systems
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.13b FAO Technical Guidelines for Responsible Fisheries: Fishing Operations - Best Practices to Reduce Incidental Catch of Seabirds in Capture Fisheries
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.13c FAO Technical Guidelines for Responsible Fisheries: Fishing Operations - Best Practices to Improve Safety at Sea in the Fisheries Sector
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.14 Mozambique Country Report on the Implementation of CMS Concerted Action for the Whale Shark
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.15 Legislative Review and Recommendation for Implementation of the CMS Concerted Action for the Whale Shark
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.16 Información sobre la implementación de España de las directrices sobre buenas prácticas para las capturas de cetáceos vivos en su ambiente natural para fines comerciales
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.17 Review of the IPBES Global Assessment Report on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.18 Guidelines for the Conservation of Lions in Africa
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.21 Recent and ongoing live captures of cetaceans
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.22 Regional Analysis of the National Reports - Africa
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.23 Regional Report Analysis - Asia
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.24 Regional Report Analysis - Europe
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.25 Regional Analysis of the National Reports - South and Central America and the Caribbean
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.26 Regional Analysis of the National Reports - Oceania
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.28 Summary of NGO Initiatives for the Conservation of the Black-necked Crane and Recommendations for Future Management
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.29 Guidelines for the safe and humane Handling and Release of Bycaught small Cetaceans from Fishing Gear
UNEP/CMS/COP13/Inf.30 A Report on Turtle Harvest and Trade in Solomon Islands
Number Title Files
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.001 Afghanistan - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.002 Albania - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.003 Algérie - Rapport National COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.004 Angola - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.005 Antigua and Barbuda - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.007 Armenia - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.008 Australia - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.009 Austria - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.011 Belarus - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.012 Belgium - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.013 Bénin - Rapport National COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.014 Bolivia - Informe Nacional COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.015 Bosnia and Herzegovina - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.016 Brazil - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.017 Bulgaria - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.018 Burkina Faso - Rapport National COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.019 Burundi - Rapport National COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.021 Cameroun - Rapport National COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.023 Chile - Informe Nacional COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.026 Costa Rica - Informe Nacional COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.027 Côte d'Ivoire - Rapport National COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.028 Croatia - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.030 Cyprus - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.031 Czech Republic - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.033 Denmark - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.035 Dominican Republic / República Dominicana - Informe Nacional COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.036 Ecuador - Informe Nacional COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.039 Eritrea - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.040 Estonia - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.042 Ethiopia - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.045 Finland - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.046 France - Rapport National COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.049 Georgia - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.050 Germany - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.051 Ghana - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.055 Honduras - Informe Nacional COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.056 Hungary - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.057 India - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.058 Iran - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.061 Israel - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.063 Jordan - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.064 Kazakhstan - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.065 Kenya - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.067 Latvia - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.069 Liberia - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.070 Libya - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.071 Liechtenstein - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.073 Luxembourg - Rapport National COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.074 Madagascar - Rapport National COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.077 Malta - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.080 Monaco - Rapport National COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.082 Montenegro - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.083 Morocco / Maroc - Rapport National COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.084 Mozambique - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.085 Netherlands - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.086 New Zealand - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.087 Niger - Rapport National COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.088 Nigeria - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.089 North Macedonia - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.090 Norway - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.091 Pakistan - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.093 Panamá - Informe Nacional COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.094 Paraguay - Informe Nacional COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.095 Perú - Informe Nacional COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.097 Poland - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.099 Republic of Moldova - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.100 Romania - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.101 Rwanda - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.102 Samoa - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.105 Sénégal - Rapport National COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.106 Serbia - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.107 Seychelles - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.108 Slovakia - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.109 Slovenia - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.111 South Africa - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.112 Spain / España - Informe Nacional COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.113 Sri Lanka - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.114 Sweden - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.115 Switzerland - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.116 Syrian Arab Republic - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.117 Tajikistan - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.118 Togo - Rapport National COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.119 Trinidad and Tobago - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.121 Uganda - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.122 Ukraine - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.123 United Arab Emirates - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.126 Uruguay - Informe Nacional COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.127 Uzbekistan - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.128 Yemen - National Report COP13
UNEP/CMS/COP13/NR.129 Zimbabwe - National Report COP13