Asia-Pacific Regional Consultation Meeting

Asia-Pacific Regional Consultation Meeting will be held on 3 November, 2013 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, organized by Malaysia Industry - Government Group for High Technology (MIGHT) and Office of the Science Advisor, supported by the Norwegian Environment Agency, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (NRE) - the Government of Malaysia, and UNEP-WCMC.

The objectives of this meeting are to:

  • Provide an opportunity to discuss and consider regional perspectives for the IPBES Work Programme 2014-2018.
  • Provide an opportunity to discuss and consider regional perspectives on other issues of the IPBES-2 agenda, including:
    • Procedures and approaches for working with different knowledge systems
    • The IPBES conceptual framework;
    • Potential future regional structure and composition of the Multidisciplinary Expert Panel;
    • IPBES stakeholder engagement strategy; and
    • IPBES strategic partnerships.
  • identify possible partnerships between Institutions and/or Governments as a basis for implementing IPBES in the region.

Meeting documents

Provisional agenda | .pdf

The Programme Book | .pdf