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Ninth session of the Conference of the Parties to the
UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD COP 9)

21 September - 2 October 2009 | Buenos Aires, Argentina

The ninth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 9) to the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) opened in Buenos Aires, Argentina, during an afternoon plenary meeting on Monday, 21 September 2009. The first plenary meeting of the two-week session heard statements from the outgoing and incoming Presidents of the COP and representatives of regional groups, UN agencies and organizations, and non-governmental organizations.

Luc Gnacadja, Executive Secretary of the UNCCD and Homero Bibiloni, Secretary of Environment and Sustainable Development of Argentina and President of COP 9
 
Daily Highlights
Monday, 21 September - Tuesday, 22 September - Wednesday, 23 September - Thursday, 24 September - Friday, 25 September
Monday, 28 September - Tuesday, 29 September - Wednesday, 30 September - Thursday, 1 October - Friday, 2 October
Luc Gnacadja, Executive Secretary of the UNCCD and José Antonio González Martín, Spain
Homero Bibiloni, Argentina's Secretary of Environment and Sustainable Development
Rodney Cooke, IFAD
Maria Mbengashe, South Africa
Rajeb Boulharouf, UNCCD Secretariat
Octavio Pérez Pardo, Argentina
Christian Mersmann, Managing Director of the GM
Mahmoud Solh, ICARDA
Yi Xianling, China
Jorge Luis García Rodriguez, Mexico
Yuriy Kolmaz, Ukraine
 
Sergio La Rocca, Under-Secretary of Planning and Environmental Policy of Argentina
Side Event:
World Meteorological Organization Sand and Dust Storm Warning Advisory and Assessment System
Side Event:
Assessing Land Degradation and Sustainable Land Management
Related Links

UNCCD resources
UNCCD website
UNCCD COP 9 homepage
UNCCD COP 9 agenda
UNCCD COP 9 official documents
UNCCD Global Mechanism

Global Environment Facility (GEF) resource
GEF website

IISD RS resources

IISD RS coverage of UNCCD CST 1 and CRIC 7, 3-14 November 2008, Istanbul, Turkey
IISD RS coverage of the UNCCD High-Level Policy Dialogue, 27 May 2008, Bonn, Germany
IISD RS coverage of UNCCD COP 8, 3-14 September 2007, Madrid, Spain
IISD RS summary of the First Extraordinary Session of the COP, 26 November 2007, UN Headquarters, New York, US (HTML - PDF)
IISD RS coverage of UNCCD CRIC 5, 12-21 March 2007, Buenos Aires, Argentina
IISD RS coverage of UNCCD COP 7, 17-28 October 2005, Nairobi, Kenya
IISD RS “Linkages” archive of desertification meetings
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

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