Information for Media

 [Media Advisory] [Daily Press Briefings - Webcasts] [Media Advisory] [Media Accreditation] [Registration Counter (badge issuance)] [Press Releases] [Press Conferences] [Organizing Press Briefings] [Eurovision Worldwide Broadcast] [Social Media]

 

Part Two of the UN Biodiversity Conference (COP-15) will be held in Montreal Canada from 7 to 19 December 2022. Part One of the UN Biodiversity Conference (COP-15) was held in Kunming, China, on 11 October 2021.  Due to the pandemic situation, this first phase of the conference was held virtually, with limited onsite participation in Kunming. 

UN Biodiversity Conference comprises three meetings held concurrently: 

 

Daily Press Briefings and Press Conferences - Webcasts 
 

  • 20 Dec. 2022: Final Press Conference with COP15 Presidency - EN | FR | ES | 中文
  • 19 Dec. 2022: Technical Briefing with the Co-Chairs [Webcast: EN | FR | ES | 中文] [Photos]
  • 19 Dec. 2022: CBD Daily Press Briefing [Webcast: EN | FR | ES | 中文 ] [Photos]
  • 18 Dec. 2022: Swedish Minister for Climate and the Environment - SV (Svenska)
  • 18 Dec. 2022: CBD Daily Press Briefing EN | FR | ES | 中文
  • 17 Dec. 2022: Zambia's key positions on the Post-2020 GBF - EN
  • 17 Dec. 2022: Closing High-Level Segment Press Briefing by the COP15 President [Webcast: EN | FR | ES | 中文 ] [Photos]
  • 17 Dec. 2022: Protecting Canada's Aquatic Ecosystems, by Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Canada - EN | FR
  • 17 Dec. 2022: Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) Agreement , by the Government of Canada - EN | FR
  • 17 Dec. 2022: CBD Daily Press Briefing - EN | FR | ES | 中文
  • 16 Dec. 2022: Canada announcement on biodiversity protection in developing countriesm by the Government of Canada - EN | FR
  • 16 Dec. 2022: High Ambition Coalition 30X30 organized by the Government of Canada and CBD Secretariat - EN | FR | ES | 中文
  • 16 Dec. 2022: CBD Daily Press Briefing - EN | FR | ES | 中文
  • 15 Dec. 2022: UN DSG Ms. Amina J. Mohammed and UNEP ED Inger Andersen - EN | FR | ES | 中文
  • 15 Dec. 2022: SIDS Coalition for Nature: Achieving Our Ambition for Nature, organized by Governments of Cabo Verde, Samoa and Seychelles - EN
  • 15 Dec. 2022: CBD Daily Press Briefing - EN | FR | ES | 中文
  • 15 Dec. 2022: European Union Press Conference - EN
  • 14 Dec. 2022: Co-chairs Press Briefings and COP15 Daily Press briefing - EN | FR | ES | 中文
  • 13 Dec. 2022: COP15 President Press Conference - EN | FR | ES | 中文
  • 12 Dec. 2022: CBD Daily Press Briefing - EN | FR | ES | 中文
  • 11 Dec. 2022: CBD Daily Press Briefing - EN | FR | ES | 中文
  • 10 Dec. 2022: CBD Daily Press Briefing - EN | FR | ES | 中文
  • 09 Dec. 2022: CBD Daily Press Briefing - EN | FR | ES | 中文
  • 08 Dec. 2022: CBD Daily Press Briefing - EN | FR | ES | 中文
  • 07 Dec. 2022: Media opportunity with the UN Secretary-General - EN | FR | ES | 中文
  • 07 Dec. 2022: CBD Daily Press Briefing - EN | FR | ES | 中文
  • 06 Dec. 2022: Opening Press Conference - EN | FR | ES | 中文


Media Advisory  
 


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Media Accreditation  

Media accreditation is now closed. For online media accreditation only, please contact Ms. Franca D'Amico at franca.damico@un.org
 

Registration Counter (badge issuance) Operating Hours and Procedures  

The COP-15 Registration counter is located at the “Caisse de Dépôt et Placements du Québec” building directly facing the Palais des Congrès.  Participants will access the entrance located at 400 Viger Ouest as the main entrance to the registration counter (badge issuance) and exiting from the 1000 Jean Paul Riopelle doors.

Delegates will be required to show their Priority Pass, proof of vaccination,  Photo-ID and take a COVID test at the entrance and are urged to please have them ready. We encourage delegates to obtain their conference badge/register prior to the morning of 7 December to reduce the lineups on the day of the official opening. More information including opening hours and other details found in the Information Note for Participants
 

Press Releases
 


Press Conferences

All press conferences and briefings related to COP 15, COP-MOP 4 and COP-MOP 10 will be available via live webcast or video on demand. Procedures for booking these will be available in the fall of 2022.


Organizing Press Briefings

The Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity is pleased to invite Parties, organizations, and representatives of indigenous peoples and local communities to organise press briefings at the margins of the meetings of the Convention on Biological Diversity and its Protocols. To best prepare your press briefing and to ensure the smooth and efficient conduct of the media events during the conference, we recommend that all organizers carefully read this FAQs document.

 

Eurovision Worldwide Broadcast

Eurovision News Events will distribute the below key events for the COP15 summit locally within the Press Center at the Palais des Congrès in Montreal and online as full length recordings at: https://cop15media.com/ (Username: cop15media | Password: cop15media)

On-site feeds will be available via HD-SDI connection or as XLR audio connections. Feeds will be available in the following language versions:

  • floor audio (language of the speaker, no interpretation)
  • audio interpretation in: French - Arabic - Mandarin - Russian - Spanish

Planned Event Coverage:

  • 06-Dec Opening COP15
  • 06-Dec First COP 15 Press Conference
  • 11-Dec City Summit Opening
  • 15-Dec Opening High Level Segment
  • 17-Dec High Level Segment Closing Press Conference
  • 19-Dec Closing Press Conference

To receive these events live off-site or for any other questions please contact:  washington@eurovision-us.net | +1-202-293-9371


Social Media

During the event, you can follow and join the conversation on social media using a variety of hashtags: 

Please tag: @UNBiodiversity whenever possible


CBD on social media:

Facebook: www.facebook.com/UNBiodiversity
Twitter: twitter.com/unbiodiversity
Twitter: twitter.com/CBD_COP15 
Instagram: www.instagram.com/unbiodiversity
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/unbiodiversity
YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/chmcbd
CBD Live:  cbd.int/live