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Resumed Ninth Meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-ended Working Group on Access and Benefit‑sharing of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD Resumed ABS 9)

10-16 July 2010 | Montréal, Canada
 
Highlights for Saturday, 10 July 2010
 
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CBD

Delegates to the resumed ninth meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-ended Working Group on Access and Benefit-sharing (ABS) of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) met in a morning plenary to hear regional statements and address organizational matters, including reconvening the inter-regional negotiating group established during the first part of the meeting in Cali, Colombia. In the afternoon, the inter-regional group started negotiating the draft protocol article by article.

Left photo: Delegates view a video message from Edward Norton, UN Goodwill Ambassador for Biodiversity.

 
OPENING PLENARY:
 
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Kiyoshi Araki, Ambassador for CBD COP 10, Japan

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Chan-woo Kim, Republic of Korea

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Ahmed Djoghlaf, CBD Executive Secretary

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Janet Lowe, New Zealand

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Marc Auer, Germany

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Matilde Conceiçao Gomes Lopes, Guinea-Bissau

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INTER-REGIONAL NEGOTIATING GROUP:
 
   
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View of the afternoon session of the inter-regional negotiating group.

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Birthe Ivars, Norway

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Dais of the inter-regional negotiating group.

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L-R: Working Group Co-Chairs Timothy Hodges (Canada) and Fernando Casas (Colombia).

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Representatives from Asia and the Pacific.

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Representatives from Africa.

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Sem Shikongo, Namibia

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L-R: Anke van der Hurk (Plantum NL) and Jon Santamauro (International Chamber of Commerce), representatives from industry.

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L-R: Yukio Murata (WWF Japan) and Chee Yoke Ling (Third World Network), representatives from civil society.

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Representatives from Western European and Others Group.

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Participants watching the FIFA World Cup match between Uruguay and Germany.

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Representatives from Latin America and the Caribbean.

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Representatives from indigenous and local communities.

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Representatives from public research.

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Representatives from Central and Eastern Europe.

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Related Links
CBD resources
*Meeting web site
*Co-Chairs scenario note
*Official documents
*Annotated provisional agenda
*Information Portal on the ABS negotiations
*Report of the first part of the ninth meeting of the ABS Working Group, including draft protocol text
*Negotiations of the international regime on ABS
*Global Biodiversity Outlook

IISD RS resources
*IISD RS coverage of CBD ABS 9, 22-28 March 2010, Santiago de Cali, Colombia
*IISD RS coverage of CBD ABS 8, 9-15 November 2009, Montréal, Canada
*IISD RS coverage of the Sixth Meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-ended Working Group on Article 8(j) and Related Provisions (Article 8(j) WG 6) of the CBD, 2-6 November 2009, Montréal, Canada
*IISD RS coverage of the Ninth Conference of the Parties (COP 9) to the CBD, 19-30 May 2008, Bonn, Germany
*IISD RS coverage of CBD ABS 7, 2-8 April 2009, UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Headquarters, Paris, France
*IISD RS coverage of CBD ABS 6, 21-25 January 2008, Geneva, Switzerland
*IISD RS coverage of CBD Article 8(j) WG 5, 15-19 October 2007, Montréal, Canada
*IISD RS coverage of CBD COP 8, 20-31 March 2006, Curitiba, Brazil
*Biodiv-L - A mailing list for news on biodiversity and wildlife policy
*Linkages Update - Bi-weekly international environment and sustainable development news
*MEA Bulletin - Newsletter on key MEAs and their secretariats
*Climate-L.org - News and information on the actions of international organizations in responding to the problem of global climate change
*African Regional Coverage
*Latin America and Caribbean Regional Coverage
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