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Egypt to host Biodiversity #COP14


Announcement: Egypt will be the host country for the 14th Biodiversity COP, hashtag #COP14, November 11-29 2018.

Key Links

Conference Links
Agenda (PDF)
Annotated Agenda (PDF)
Report – Adhoc
Report – Subsidiary

Questions for #COP14

  • How will #COP14 be different from #COP13?Will the conference have livestreaming and recorded video?
  • What are the connections among biodiversity conservation and travel and tourism?
  • Will the event spotlight Indigenous peoples, biodiversity conservation and tourism?
  • Are relevant publications available online?
  • What would locals like us to know about Egypt?
  • How are the best ways to translate text into and from Arabic?

COP14 Wish List
Translating into Spanish and Arabic. Suggestions/corrections welcome!

How should we evaluate the 14th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (#COP14)? Here is our wish list for the event:

1) We’d like to learn about biodiversity
2) We’d like COP14 to be a window into the CBD and partners
3) We’d like COP14 to be fully engaged via the social web

4) We’d like COP14 to engage locals in Egypt and teach visitors about Egypt
5) We’d like COP14 to be a catalyst for satellite events andviewing parties
6) We’d like COP14 to be particularly friendly to Indigenous Peoples and local communities
7) We’d like COP14 to serve as an example of responsible travel embedded in conservation events
8) We’d like COP14 to serve as an example of Open Access, Open Education and Open Journalism

¿Cómo debemos evaluar la 14th reunión de la Conferencia de las Partes (#COP14)? Aquí está nuestra lista de deseos para el evento:

1) Nos gustaría aprender acerca de la biodiversidad
2) Nos gustaría COP14 sea una ventana al CBD y socios
2) Nos gustaría COP14 que se dedica plenamente a través de las redes sociales
• Facebook, Google, Instagram, Periscope, Youtube
• Livestreaming y videos archivados
• Recursos para los participantes lejanos (remote participants)
4) Nos gustaría COP14 para participar locales en Egipto y enseñar a los visitantes acerca de Egipto
5) Nos gustaría COP14 ser un catalizador para eventos satélitales (satellite events) y fiestas para ver (viewing parties)
6) Nos gustaría COP14 es particularmente amigable para los Pueblos Indígenas y comunidades locales
7) Nos gustaría COP14 para servir como un ejemplo de viajes responsables como parte de los eventos de conservación
8) Nos gustaría COP14 para servir como un ejemplo de Acceso Abierto, Educación Abierto y Periodismo Abierto

Specific requests: Twitter list of #COP14 partners, participants, superfans

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