COP 9 will include a high-level ministerial segment organized by the host country in consultation with the Secretariat and the COP Bureau. The high‑level segment will take place from 28 to 30 May 2008 at the World Conference Center Bonn.
Please see letter below from the host country:
In early February the Federal Ministry for the Environment sent you, via the German embassies, an information note providing details on the programme and a technical note containing organisational information. A short version of the information note is available here
If you have not yet received the technical note, please contact the Federal Environment Ministry immediately Charlotte.firstname.lastname@example.org
. You will then receive the necessary information for the High-Level Segment online registration which must be completed by 30 April. Please feel free to have your embassies conduct the online registration.
We look forward to welcoming you to the High-Level Segment!
Additional Information to Assist Participants to Prepare their Interventions
- Outline of G8 Environment Ministers Meeting 2008, 24 to 26 May, 2008. Presentation made by Japan's Ministry of the Environment, 19 February 2008 on the margins of SBSTTA 13, Rome Italy.
- One Nature, One World, Our Future - COP 9 MOP 4, Bonn Germany, 2008. Presentation made by Federal Ministry of the Environment of Germany at the Side-Event "COP 9/CBD High Level Segment - Parties' Commitments for Life on Earth" during SBSTTA 13 , 18 February 2008, Rome Italy.
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