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News from the IUCN WCPA Committee Meeting

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Cartagenta, Colombia – This week the IUCN WCPA Steering Committee is hosted by Parques Nacionales Naturales de Colombia, starting with a speech by the Colombian Minister for Environment, Luis Gilberto Murillo . (With World Commission on Protected Areas – Marine, Protected Planet, Tourism and Protected Areas Specialist Group, #NatureforAll, #IUCNGreenList, #UICNListaVerde, World Conservation Monitoring Centre

The WCPA Steering Committee meets once a year at a location decided by the Committee, and normally at the invitation of WCPA members in one of the IUCN regions or sub-regions. The meeting is limited to Steering Committee members, with Task Force and Specialist Group members and others invited at the Chair’s discretion. The meeting includes reporting on GPAP and WCPA activities, discussion and decisions on important upcoming events and initiatives, review of the GPAP Intersessional Programme, and discussion and decisions on WCPA directions and priorities for the upcoming year.

Key Links
https://www.iucn.org/theme/protected-areas/wcpa
https://www.iucn.org/theme/protected-areas/wcpa/steering-committee-meeting

Technical Reports (PDF)

Questions

To the hosts: What would you like us (IUCN members, the public) to know about the meeting?

To the participants: What are the key take-aways from the meeting?

Is there live or archived video?

Are presentations online?

 

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