SBSTTA 16 - Poster Session

As with previous meetings of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical, and Technological Advice (SBSTTA), a poster session has been organized to run in parallel with the sixteenth meeting.

The theme of the poster session for SBSTTA-16 is: “Oceans, Coasts, Islands: Achieving the Aichi Biodiversity Targets”. Please see the original notification issued, as well as the reminder and deadline extension on the subsequent notification (see the French and Spanish versions on the notifications web page).

Parties, other Governments and relevant United Nations, inter-governmental, non-governmental, regional and international organizations, indigenous and local communities, and the private sector are invited to contribute posters and extended abstracts showcasing how the Aichi Biodiversity Targets are being achieved in oceans, coasts and islands. Participants are strongly encouraged to focus their submissions on one of the following targets: 6, 7, 10, 11, 14 or 15.

Please indicate your intention to present a poster and accompanying two-page abstract by completing and returning the form before 26 March 2012, by fax or email to Please see the detailed guidelines for futher instructions.