Events overview

Title (Name of event - max 250 characters)Side Event at CBD COP 11: Ecologically or Biologically Significant Marine Areas (EBSAs)
Start dateMonday 08 Oct 2012
End dateMonday 08 Oct 2012
Location - (max 50 characters)Room 1.07 - Level 1

The side event is co-organised by the CBD Secretariat and Global Ocean Biodiversity Initiative. Objectives:

  • To update on the results of and future plan for a series of regional workshops and capacity building to facilitate description of areas meeting scientific criteria for EBSAs
  • To brief on the progress made in data partnership in support of EBSA regional workshops, EBSA training manual/modules, prototype EBSA repository and information sharing mechanism, and the study on social and cultural criteria for EBSAs

Time: 13.15-14.45