Event Date City Country
First order draft (FOD) of the ECA assessment
Second order draft (SOD) of the Europe and Central Asia assessment and the first draft of the summary for policy makers (SPM)
Management Meeting Americas Assessment June 16, 2015 to June 17, 2015
Management Meeting Asia-Pacific Assessment June 16, 2015 to June 18, 2015
Management Meeting Africa Assessment June 22, 2015 to June 23, 2015
Management Meeting Europe Central Asia Assessment June 28, 2015 to July 1, 2015
Preparation of the Zero Order Draft of the individual chapters June 30, 2015 to December 30, 2015
1st Americas authors meeting July 19, 2015 to July 23, 2015
1st Africa authors meeting August 2, 2015 to August 6, 2015
1st Asia and the Pacific authors meeting August 16, 2015 to August 20, 2015
1st Europe and Central Asia authors meeting August 30, 2015 to September 3, 2015
IPBES Fellows Training workshop (Deliverable 1ab) December 7, 2015 to December 10, 2015 Bonn Germany
External review of the Europe and Central Asia First order Draft May 29, 2016 to July 17, 2016
First review of Americas Assessment by experts May 29, 2016 to July 17, 2016
PESC meeting on IPBES ECA region June 13, 2016 to June 15, 2016
ILK & Americas Regional Assessment Dialogue July 19, 2016 to July 21, 2016
Joint second authors meeting of Regional Assessments (Deliverable 2b) and Land Degradation & Restoration Assessment (Deliverable 3bi) August 21, 2016 to August 25, 2016
Preparation of the Second Order Draft of individual chapters & the First Draft of the Summary for Policy Makers August 26, 2016 to April 29, 2017
2nd Europe and Central Asia authors meeting September 4, 2016 to September 8, 2016
Workshop "Bridging the IPBES guide on values and valuation together with Americas assessment" October 15, 2016 to October 16, 2016
Second workshop on scenarios and modelling for IPBES assessments November 14, 2016 to November 16, 2016
Second review by governments and experts of Second Order Draft of the chapters and first order draft of the SPM May 1, 2017 to June 26, 2017
Second review of Americas Assessment by experts and governments May 28, 2017 to July 23, 2017
Third author meeting of the regional assessment of biodiversity and ecosystem services for Asia and the Pacific July 24, 2017 to July 28, 2017
Third author meeting of the regional assessment of biodiversity and ecosystem services for Europe and Central Asia July 24, 2017 to July 28, 2017
Regional Consultation Meetings 2nd Review August 3, 2017 to August 4, 2017 Addis Ababa Ethiopia
Third author meeting of the regional assessment of biodiversity and ecosystem services for the Americas August 5, 2017 to August 9, 2017
Third author meeting of the regional assessment of biodiversity and ecosystem services for Africa August 7, 2017 to August 11, 2017
Preparation of Final Draft of individual chapters & Summary for Policy Makers August 13, 2017 to December 16, 2017
Presentation of Americas Assessment and Summary for Policy Makers for approval by the sixth session of the IPBES Plenary (IPBES-6) March 18, 2018 to March 24, 2018