Welcome to COP 9

COP 9 - Information for Participants

Full version (This revision is issued to to reflect the name and coordinates of the newly designated focal person for NGOs.)

1. Venue

The ninth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP-9) will be held in Bonn, Germany, from Monday, 19 to Friday, 30 May 2008. The meeting will be held at:

Maritim Hotel Bonn
Godesberger Allee
53175 Bonn, Germany
Telephone +49 (0) 228 8108-0
Fax +49 (0) 228 8108-811
Email: info.bon@maritim.de
Website: http://www.maritim.de/typo3/index.php?id=677

The meeting will be preceded by the fourth meeting of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to Cartagena Protocol on biosafety (COP-MOP/4), which will be held at the same venue from 12 to 16 May.