FOMAWA Newsletter No 11

EVENTS THAT ARE INTERNATIONAL DAYS OF CELEBRATION

March 8           international women’s day.March 21      international day for the elimination of racial discriminationMarch 22         world water dayApril 7             world health day

May 15             international day of families

May 17             world information society day

May 21              world day for cultural diversity for dialogue and development

May 22               International day for biological diversity

May 31                World no-tobacco day

June 4                   International day of innocent children victim of aggression

June 5                  World environment day

June 17                World day to combat desertification and drought

June 20                 World refugee day

June 26                 International day against drugs abuse and illicit trafficking

July 11                  World population day

August 9                International day for the world’s indigenous people

August 12              International youth day

September 8          International literacy day

September 15         International day of democracy

September 16         International day for preservation of Ozone layer

September 21         International day of peace

October 1               International day of older people

October 10              World mental health day

October 16               World food day

November 6             International day for preventing the exploitation of the environment in

war and armed conflict

November 14            World diabetes day

November 16             International day of tolerance

November 20             Universal children’s day

November 25             International day for the elimination of violence against women

December 1                World Aids day

December 3                 International day for disabled persons

December 5                 International volunteer day for economic and social development

December 7                 International civil aviation day

December 9                 International anti-corruption day

December 10               Human rights day

December 11               International mountain day

December 18               International migrant day

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Convention on Biological Diversity

Date                                       meeting                                                venue                     location

2013

May 13- may 13-18                      World Association of Soil and                                                         Bangkok, Thailand  

Water Cons                                              conservation Conference                                                                                                                            

                                

May 13-15                      International Conference on Forests for       FAO Headquarters       Rome, Italy

                                          Food Security and Nutrition

May 15-23                     65th Session of the WMO Executive                                                       Geneva, Switzerland  

                                         Council Session

May 17-18                     Leadership Summit for the Caribbean

                                          Challenge Initiative (CCI)                                                                            United Kingdom

May 13-26                     Environmental Sustainability E-discussion:

                                         Translating Global Commons and Universal

                                          Agenda to Local Action and Context                                                             virtual   

may 20-31                     Twelfth Session of the UN Permanent Forum

                                         on Indigenous Issues                                                UN Headquarters   New York, USA

MAY 22                          International Day for Biological

                                         Diversity 2013                                                                                             worldwide

May 26-27                Semantics for Biodiversity – International

                                     Workshop                                                                                                      Montpellier, France

May 27-31                 International Conference for International

                                    Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities Land

                                          and Sea Managers Network                                                                     Darwin, Australia

may 27-31             Trondheim Conference on Biodiversity: Ecology

                                      and Economy for a Sustainable Society                                                        Trondheim, Norway

june1-6                   IPBES First Full MEP and Bureau Meeting                                                         Bergen, Norway

June 9-11                International Expert and Stakeholder Workshop

                                 on the Contribution of Indigenous and Local

                                  Knowledge Systems to IPBES                                                                             Tokyo, Japan

June 10-13            International Interdisciplinary Conference

                                  on Land Use and Water Quality (LuWQ 2013)        Bel-Air Hote          he Hague, Netherlands

june 13-15               Third International Conference Waters in              Hotel Westin

                                  Sensitive and Protected Areas                                 Izidora Kršnjavoga           Zagreb, Croatia

June 18-20             GEF 44th Council Meeting                             ,     Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America

July 1-4                  international Conference on Plant Genetic

                                Resources, Food Security and Climate                                   Bandung, Indonesia

                                Change, and Third High-level Roundtable on the ITPGR

July 8-12                Forum on Wetlands for Livelihoods               Göteborg Convention Centre           Gothenburg, Sweden

Mässansgata

August 26-30     Sixth International Ecosystem                           Pan Pacific Nirwana                               Bali, Indonesia

                              Services Partnership Conference

September 9-13    Global Ocean Action Summit                                        The Hague, Netherlands

Sep 29-oct 2       First International Conference on

                              Global Food Security                                                            Noordwijk, Netherlands

Oct 14-18                     IPCC 37                                                                            Georgia [tentative]

               

 

October 13        World Food Day: Sustainable Food

                            Systems for Food Security and Nutrition                         worldwide

Oct 21-25     Third International Marine Protected

                         Area Congress                                                            Marseille (Provence-Alpes-Cote D’Azur), France

Nov 19-20    Caring for Climate Business Forum:

                        Innovation. Ambition. Collaboration                     Warsaw, Poland

Nov 27-29    International Conference on Climate Change,

                        Water and Disaster in Mountainous Areas                       Kathmandu, Nepal

DEC 9-13            European Forest Week                                                 Rovaniemi, Finland

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Date Event Venue Organizer
30 Jan –
01 Feb 2013
71st Meeting of the CDM Executive Board Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
04 Feb –
08 Feb 2013
63rd Meeting of the CDM Accreditation Panel Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
25 Feb –
26 Feb 2013
8th CGE Meeting Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
04 Mar –
08 Mar 2013
72nd Meeting of the CDM Executive Board Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
05 Mar –
08 Mar 2013
Second Meeting of the Adaptation Committee Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
08 Mar –
10 Mar 2013
Third Meeting of the Standing Committee on Finance Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
13 Mar –
16 Mar 2013
23rd meeting of the LEG Lomé, Togo UNFCCC
13 Mar –
15 Mar 2013
Mid-Term Review Workshop of the Capacity Building Project on Sustainable National Greenhouse Gas Inventory Management Systems in Eastern and Southern Africa Namibia UNFCCC
18 Mar –
22 Mar 2013
LEG regional training workshop on adaptation for Francophone LDCs Lomé, Togo UNFCCC
21 Mar –
22 Mar 2013
31st Meeting of the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
21 Mar –
23 Mar 2013
UNFCCC technical workshop on ecosystem-based approaches for adaptation to climate change under the Nairobi Work Programme on impacts, vulnerability and adaptation to climate change Dar es Salaam, Tanzania UNFCCC
22 Mar 2013 12th meeting of the plenary of the Compliance Committee of the Kyoto Protocol Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
23 Mar 2013 13th meeting of the facilitative branch of the Compliance Committee Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
23 Mar 2013 22nd meeting of the enforcement branch of the Compliance Committee Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
25 Mar 2013 Expert meeting on technology roadmaps Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
26 Mar –
27 Mar 2013
5th Technology Executive Committee Meeting Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
16 Apr –
19 Apr 2013
40th Meeting of the CDM Small Scale Working Group Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
16 Apr –
18 Apr 2013
GHG Training Seminar Bonn,Germany UNFCCC
16 Apr –
19 Apr 2013
Regional workshop to promote international collaboration in facilitating preparation, submission and implementation of nationally appropriate mitigation actions Maseru, Lesotho UNFCCC
22 Apr –
26 Apr 2013
59th Meeting of the CDM Methodology Panel Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
22 Apr –
25 Apr 2013
64th Meeting of the CDM Accreditation Panel Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
24 Apr –
25 Apr 2013
Workshop on the implications of the implementation of decisions 2/CMP.7 to 4/CMP.7 and 1/CMP.8 on the previous decisions on methodological issues related to the Kyoto Protocol, including those relating to Articles 5, 7 and 8 of the Kyoto Protocol Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
29 Apr –
03 May 2013
Second session of the ADP Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
27 May –
31 May 2013
73rd Meeting of the CDM Executive Board Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
28 May 2013 First Forum of the Standing Committee on Finance Carbon Expo, Barcelona, Spain UNFCCC
03 Jun –
14 Jun 2013
The 38th sessions of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI) and the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA), as well as the the second part of the 2nd session of the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Ac Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
08 Jun –
09 Jun 2013
UNFCCC workshop on the review of the CDM modalities and procedures Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
17 Jun –
18 Jun 2013
32nd Meeting of the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee Bonn, Germany (in conjunction with the meeting of the Subsidiary Bodies) UNFCCC
17 Jun 2013 8th CDM Roundtable Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
30 Jun –
02 Jul 2013
Regional DNA Training and Workshop for Africa Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire UNFCCC
03 Jul –
05 Jul 2013
Africa Carbon Forum 2013 Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire UNFCCC
22 Jul –
26 Jul 2013
74th Meeting of the CDM Executive Board Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
20 Aug –
23 Aug 2013
65th Meeting of the CDM Accreditation Panel Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
20 Aug –
23 Aug 2013
60th Meeting of the CDM Methodology Panel Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
22 Aug –
23 Aug 2013
29th Meeting of the Joint Implementation Accreditation Panel Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
23 Aug 2013 9th CDM Roundtable Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
26 Aug –
29 Aug 2013
41st Meeting of the CDM Small Scale Working Group Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
01 Sep –
03 Sep 2013
DNA training for Asia, Pacific and Eastern Europe Manila, Philippines UNFCCC
04 Sep –
06 Sep 2013
Fourth workshop on enhancing the regional distribution of CDM projects in Asia and the Pacific Manila, Philippines UNFCCC
23 Sep –
27 Sep 2013
75th Meeting of the CDM Executive Board Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
01 Oct –
04 Oct 2013
66th Meeting of the CDM Accreditation Panel Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
01 Oct –
04 Oct 2013
61st Meeting of the CDM Methodology Panel Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
03 Oct –
04 Oct 2013
33rd Meeting of the Joint Implementation Supervisory Committee Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
07 Oct –
10 Oct 2013
42nd Meeting of the CDM Small Scale Working Group Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
04 Nov –
08 Nov 2013
76th Meeting of the CDM Executive Board In conjunction with the COP/CMP session UNFCCC
11 Nov –
22 Nov 2013
Second sessional period in 2013 UNFCCC
03 Dec –
06 Dec 2013
62nd Meeting of the CDM Methodology Panel Bonn, Germany UNFCCC
09 Dec –
12 Dec 2013
43rd Meeting of the CDM Small Scale Working Group Bonn, Germany UNFCCC