The Fifth meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-ended Working Group on Access and Benefit-sharing
is taking place from 8 - 12 October 2007 at the headquarters of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) in Montreal, Canada. In line with decision VIII/4
of the eighth Conference of the Parties, the Working Group will continue the elaboration and negotiation of the international regime on access and benefit-sharing.
of the Ad Hoc Open-Ended Working Group on Access and Benefit Sharing on the Work of Its Fifth Meeting
by Dr. Ahmed Djoghlaf, Executive Secretary of the Convention on Biological Diversity, to the Fifth Meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-ended Working Group on Access and Benefit-sharing, Montreal, 8 October 2007
Convention Convenes the Fifth Meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-Ended Working Group on Access and Benefit-Sharing
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Full coverage of the meeting is provided by the Earth Negotiations Bulletin (ENB).