Under agenda item 12, COP-13 will consider the short-term action plan (2017-2020) to enhance and support capacity-building for the implementation of the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020 and its Aichi Biodiversity Targets. In its Recommendation 1/5, the Subsidiary Body on Implementation (SBI) took note of a draft prepared by the Secretariat and requested the Executive Secretary, in collaboration with Parties, other Governments and relevant organizations, to further streamline and focus it, and submit a revised draft for consideration by COP-13.
Parties, Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities and relevant organizations are invited to provide comments on the revised short-term action plan as soon as possible, but no later than 3 October 2016
with a view to further prioritize and streamline the proposed activities in order to make the action plan realistic and achievable.
To provide comments, please use the template for comments
or download the revised action plan (available in English
, and Français
) and insert your comments in track changes and return it to the Secretariat at email@example.com
or by fax at +1 (514) 288-6588