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Eighth meeting of the Ad-Hoc Open-ended Intersessional Working Group on Article 8(j) (traditional knowledge) and Related Provisions of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and Seventeenth meeting of the CBD Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice (SBSTTA)

7-11 and 14-18 October 2013
International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) headquarters, Montreal, Canada
 
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Highlights for Wednesday, 9 October 2013

CBDDelegates to the CBD Article 8(j) Working Group met in plenary throughout the day. In the morning, they considered draft recommendations on progress in implementation of the Article 8(j) work programme, and customary sustainable use. In the afternoon, delegates participated in an in-depth dialogue on “Connecting traditional knowledge systems and science, such as under the IPBES, including gender dimensions.”

Informal discussions on UNPFII recommendations, including consideration of the term “indigenous peoples and local communities” took place at lunchtime and the evening.

 

Fall foliage at Montreal City Hall, Quebec, Canada
 
L-R: Olivier Jalbert, CBD Secretariat; Co-Chair Gunn-Britt Retter; Co-Chair Hem Pande; and John Scott, CBD Secretariat
 
 
PLENARY
 
Co-Chair Gunn-Britt Retter
Co-Chair Hem Pande
 
Robert McLean, Canada
Greg Terrill, Australia
Xue Dayuan, China
 
Delegates from Canada and Brazil in informal consultations
 
Saw Leng Guan, Malaysia
Marte Sendstad, Norway
Brigitte Baptiste, Colombia
 
Estebancio Castro, IIFB
 
Sujata Arora, India
 
Youssef Al-Watid, Saudi Arabia
 
L-R: Jessica Noelia Diaz and Valeria Gonzalez Posse, Argentina
 
Carlos Martin-Novella, UNEP
Ioseb Kartsivadze, Georgia
 
L-R: Lourdes Coya de la Fuente and Teresa Dolores Cruz Sardiñas, Cuba
 
Delegates from Saudi Arabia consulting
 
L-R: Veronique Allain, CBD Secretariat, in conversation with Maadjou Bah, Guinea
 
   
Participants from indigenous and local communities consulting
   
 
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L-R: Tone Solhaug, Norway; Clare Hamilton, UK; and Valeria Gonzalez Posse, Argentina
 
IN-DEPTH DIALOGUE
 
L-R: Joji Cariño, Tebtebba Foundation; Brigitte Baptiste, Alexander von Humboldt Institute; Kathy Hodgson-Smith, Metis National Council;
Jennifer Rubis, UN Education, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO); and Pernilla Malmer, Stockholm Resilience Center
 
Presentation on IPBES synergies during the dialogue
 
Joji Cariño, Tebtebba Foundation
 
Kathy Hodgson-Smith, Metis National
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Pernilla Malmer, Stockholm Resilience
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Jennifer Rubis, UNESCO
 
Brigitte Baptiste, Alexander von
Humboldt Institute
 
John Scott, CBD Secretariat
 
 
Spencer Thomas, Grenada
 
María Eugenia Choque, Indigenous
Women's Network on Biodiversity
 
 
 
Related Links
Article 8(j) WG8 resources

bulletMeeting website and documents

bulletMeeting revised annotated agenda

bulletIntergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) Expert Meeting Report, 9-11 June 2013, Tokyo, Japan

bulletGlossary of Key Terms Related to Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Traditional Cultural Expressions


SBSTTA 17 resources

bulletMeeting website and documents

bulletMeeting annotated agenda

bulletReport of the European Expert Meeting in Preparation of SBSTTA-17, 10-13 September 2013, Isle of Vilm


IISD RS resources

bulletIISD RS coverage of the Eleventh Meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP 11) to the CBD, 8-19 October 2012, Hyderabad, India

bulletIISD RS coverage of the Selected Side Events at CBD COP 11, 8-19 October 2012, Hyderabad, India

bulletIISD RS coverage of SBSTTA 16, 30 April - 5 May 2012, ICAO headquarters, Montreal, Canada

bulletIISD RS coverage of SBSTTA 15, 7-11 November 2011, Montréal, Canada

bulletIISD RS coverage of Article 8(j) WG 7, 31 October - 4 November 2011, Montréal, Canada (English: HTML - PDF) (French: HTML - PDF) (Spanish: HTML - PDF)

bulletIISD RS coverage of Article 8(j) WG 6, 2-6 November 2009, Montreal, Canada

bulletIISD RS archive of meetings on the Commission on Genetic Resources (CGRFA) and ITPGRFA

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