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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.

What's New

2007-10-16
Report of the Ad Hoc Open-Ended Working Group on Access and Benefit Sharing on the Work of Its Fifth Meeting

2007-10-08
Statement 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

2007-10-07
Communiqué: Convention Convenes the Fifth Meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-Ended Working Group on Access and Benefit-Sharing
(View als the Communiqué in French)

Full coverage of the meeting is provided by the Earth Negotiations Bulletin (ENB).

  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme