Sharks MOS3 - 3rd Meeting of the Signatories to the Memorandum of Understanding on the Conservation of Migratory Sharks

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The 3rd Meeting of Signatories (MOS3) to the Memorandum of Understanding on the Conservation of Migratory Sharks (Sharks MOU) will take place from 10 to 14 December 2018 in Monaco. The Principality of Monaco has generously offered to host the conference at the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco, Av. St-Martin. MC 98000 Monaco.

Participation The meeting will be open for Signatories. As per the Rules of Procedure, non-Signatory Range States, Cooperating Partners, the United Nations, its Specialized Agencies, non-Signatory States, or any relevant scientific, environmental, cultural, fisheries or technical body, including governmental or non-governmental organizations, concerned with the conservation and management of sharks may participate as observers.

Logistical and other limitations may require that no more than two representatives of any observer be present at the meeting. The Secretariat will notify observers of any such limitations 60 days in advance of the meeting.

To be eligible to take an active part in the meeting, representatives of Signatories must provide credentials, signed by either the Head of State, Head of Government, Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Minister or Deputy of the focal Ministry/Authority for the MOU or their designee, or the competent authority of any regional economic integration organization (REIO). These credentials should enable them to participate and represent their governments fully, including adopting amendments to the MOU and its Appendices. Signatories may wish to use this sample letter of credentials as a model. Signatories which are seeking funding for their representatives, are requested to upload their credentials documentation in advance through the online registration system. All Signatories are encouraged to submit copies of their credentials to the Secretariat prior to the meeting to allow efficient processing by the Secretariat. Originals must be brought to the meeting.

The Secretariat aims at supporting the maximum participation of Signatories to the Meeting. Resources are available to support the participation of one official representative of each eligible country according to applicable UN rules. Requests for assistance should be indicated on the pre-registration form. As funds are limited, Signatories are urged to consider attending the meeting at their own cost, even if it is eligible to receive financial support to attend. Travel support for eligible countries will be subject to timely registration and submission of valid credentials.

To pre-register for the meeting, please follow the instructions on the online registration page:  https://meetings.cms.int/meetings/SharksMOS3/registration
 
Please register by 15 September 2018 at the latest.
 
Dates
10 Dec 2018 09:00 to 14 Dec 2018 17:00
Registration Deadline
OrganizerCMS
CoorganizerPrincipality of Monaco
CMS InstrumentCMS, Sharks
TypeMOS
KindOfficial
StatusConfirmed
LanguagesEnglish
French
Spanish
CountryMonaco
VenueOceanographic Museum of Monaco

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Number Title Files
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/CRP1 Modifying the Species List (Annex 1) of the MOU
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/CRP2 Format for Proposals to Amend Annex 1 of the MOU
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/CRP3/Rev.2 Draft Terms of Reference of the Intersessional Working Group on National Reporting
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/CRP4 Habitat Conservation
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/CRP5 Capacity-building Programme for the Sharks MOU
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/CRP6 Communication and Awareness-raising Strategy for the Sharks MOU
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/CRP7 Draft Terms of Reference of the Intersessional Working Group on Conservation Measures
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/CRP8 Suggestions for Engagement with RFMOs
Number Title Files
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.2.1 Rules of Procedure
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.4.1/Rev.2 Provisional Agenda and List of Documents
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.4.2 Provisional Annotated Agenda and Meeting Schedule
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.6.1/Rev.1 Admission of Observers
CMS/SharksMOS3/Doc.7.1 Report of the Secretariat
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.7.3 Report of the Advisory Committee
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.8.1 Analysis of National Reports
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.9.1/Rev.1 Amendment of Annex 1 of the Sharks MOU

Annexes 2 and 3 were revised and editorial changes were made.

Les annexes 2 et 3 ont été révisées et des modifications rédactionnelles ont été apportées.

Se revisaron los anexos 2 y 3 y se introdujeron cambios editoriales.

CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.10.1/Rev.1 Species-Specific Conservation Measures for Species listed in Annex 1 of Sharks MOU

Minor revision in the "Action requested"

Révision mineure de "Action requise "

Una modesta modificación en la "Acción solicitada"

CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.10.2 Habitat Conservation
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.11.1 Engagement with Regional Fisheries Management Organizations
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.12.1 Draft Communication and Awareness-Raising Strategy of the Sharks MOU
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.13.1 Draft Capacity-Building Programme for the Sharks MOU
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.14.1 Proposals for the Amendment of the Terms of Reference of the Advisory Committee
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.15.1 Cooperation with CMS on the Implementation of Concerted Action for Sharks and Rays
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.16.1 Programme of Work to Support the Implementation of the Memorandum of Understanding on the Conservation of Migratory Sharks
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.17.1 Report on the Implementation of the Budget for the Triennium 2016-2018
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.17.2 Proposed Budget for the Triennium 2018-2021
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.18.1 Proposal of the EU to undertake a Performance Review of the Sharks MOU and to establish a process to review Annex 1 periodically
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Doc.18.1/Add.1 Comments by the Advisory Committee on the Proposal by the EU to “Strengthen the Modalities and Criteria for amending Annex 1 of the MOU and the Role of the Advisory Committee in this Process”
Number Title Files
UNEP/CMS/COP12/Doc.25.1.21/Rev.1 Proposal for the Inclusion of the Dusky Shark (Carcharhinus obscurus) on Appendix II of the Convention

UNEP/CMS/COP12/Doc.25.1.22/Rev.1 Proposal for the Inclusion of the Blue Shark (Prionace glauca) on Appendix II of the Convention

UNEP/CMS/COP12/Doc.25.1.23 Proposal for the Inclusion of the Angelshark (Squatina squatina) on Appendices I and II of the Convention

UNEP/CMS/COP12/Doc.25.1.24(a) Proposal for the Inclusion of the Common Guitarfish (Rhinobatos rhinobatos) on Appendix II and the Mediterranean Sea Population of the Same Taxon on Appendix I of the Convention

UNEP/CMS/COP12/Doc.25.1.24(b) Proposal for the Inclusion of the Common Guitarfish (Rhinobatos rhinobatos) on Appendix II of the Convention

UNEP/CMS/COP12/doc.25.1.24(c)/Rev.1 Proposal for the Inclusion of the Common Guitarfish (Rhinobatos rhinobatos) on Appendix II of the Convention

UNEP/CMS/COP12/Doc.25.1.24(d)/Rev.1 Proposal for the Inclusion of the Common Guitarfish (Rhinobatos rhinobatos) on Appendix II of the Convention

UNEP/CMS/COP12/Doc.25.1.25/Rev.2 Proposal for the Inclusion of the White-spotted Wedgefish (Rhynchobatus australiae) on Appendix II of the Convention

Number Title Files
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.1 Provisional List of Participants
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.2 Information Fact Sheet for Participants
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.3 MOU Text
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.4 Rules of Procedure of MOS2
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.5 Report of MOS2
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.6 Report of AC2
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.7 Report of CWG1

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CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.8 Concerted Action for the Whale Shark (Rhincodon typus)
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.9 Concerted Action for the Mobulid Rays (Mobulidae)
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.10 Concerted Action for the Angelshark (Squatina squatina)
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.11 A Conservation Strategy for Devil and Manta Rays

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CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.12 Eastern Atlantic and Mediterranean Angelshark Conservation Strategy
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.13 Capacity Building Needs Survey

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CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.14 Effectiveness of Marine Protected Areas for the Conservation of Migratory Sharks and Rays

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CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.15a Factsheet: Basking Shark
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.15b Factsheet: Great White Shark
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.15c Factsheet: Hammerhead Sharks
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.15d Factsheet: Mako Sharks
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.15e Factsheet: Mobulid Rays
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.15f Factsheet: Porbeagle
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.15g Factsheet: Sawfishes
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.15h Factsheet: Silky Sharks
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.15i Factsheet: Spiny Dogfish
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.15j Factsheet: Thresher Sharks
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.15k Factsheet: Whale Shark
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.16a Report of the Manta Trust

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CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.16b Report of the Humane Society International (HSI) and HSI Australia

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CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.16c Report of Project AWARE

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CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.16d Report of the Wildlife Conservation Society

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CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.17 Gap Analysis of Activities for the Conservation of Species Listed in Annex 1 Under Relevant Fisheries Related Bodies

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CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.18 Review and Gap Analysis of Shark and Ray Bycatch Mitigation Measures Employed by Fisheries Management Bodies

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CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.19 Exchange of Letters Between the Chair of the Advisory Committee and the Chair the CMS Scientific Council
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CMS/Sharks/MOS37Inf.20 Modifying the Species List (Annex 1) of the MOU
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.21 Realizing the Potential of CMS to Conserve Elasmobranchs
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.22 Cooperation between CITES and FAO – Experiences and Recommendations
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.23 Angel shark Squatina squatina in the Northeast Atlantic - ICES WGEF Report 2018
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/Inf.24 Summary of Angelshark (Squatina squatina) Distribution and Migration Data
Number Title Files
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/National Report/Australia National Report Sharks MOS3 - Australia
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/National Report/Brazil National Report Sharks MOS3 - Brazil
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/National Report/Colombia National Report Sharks MOS3 - Colombia
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/National Report/Costa Rica National Report Sharks MOS3 - Costa Rica
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/National Report/Côte d'Ivoire National Report Sharks MOS3 - Côte d'Ivoire
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/National Report/Ecuador National Report Sharks MOS3 - Ecuador
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/National Report/EU/Rev.3 National Report Sharks MOS3 - EU
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/National Report/Guinea National Report Sharks MOS3 - Guinea
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/National Report/New Zealand National Report Sharks MOS3 - New Zealand
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/National Report/Philippines National Reports Sharks MOS3 - Philippines
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/National Report/Samoa/Rev.1 National Report Sharks MOS3 - Samoa
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/National Report/Saudi Arabia National Report Sharks MOS3 - Saudi Arabia
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/National Report/Senegal National Report Sharks MOS3 - Senegal
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/National Report/USA National Report Sharks MOS3 - USA
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/National Report/Vanuatu National Report Sharks MOS3 - Vanuatu
CMS/Sharks/MOS3/national Report/Yemen National Report Sharks MOS3 - Yemen