COP-MOP 4 - What's New

This page will be regularly updated during COP-MOP 4, with news and information on the latest events. Coverage begins in the week prior to the opening of the meeting.

What's New

3 October 2014
Governments attending a United Nations meeting on the safe use of living modified organisms have agreed on various actions to advance the implementation of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety to the Convention on Biological Diversity. More »
29 September 2014
Opening Statement by Mr. Braulio Ferreira De Souza Dias, Executive Secretary of the Convention on Biological Diversity to the Seventh Meeting of the Parties to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety, Pyeongchang, Republic Of Korea, 29 September 2014. More »
29 September 2014
The seventh meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety (or COP-MOP 7) opened today at the Alpensia Convention Center in Pyeongchang, Republic of Korea. The meeting is the first of three major biodiversity meetings being held in Pyeongchang. More »
28 September 2014
New Factsheet: Strategic Plan for the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety. More »
26 September 2014
Communiqué: Meeting on the Safe Use of Living Modified Organisms - First of three major United Nations meetings opens Monday. More »
15 September 2014
United Arab Emirates acceded to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety and the Nagoya – Kuala Lumpur Supplementary Protocol on Liability and Redress on 12 September. More »

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