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Egypt to host Biodiversity #COP14


Egypt will host the 14th Biodiversity COP, hashtag #COP14, November 11-29.

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

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

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

Embedded Tweets



Cancun Biodiversity COP13

Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) 


22nd Meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice #SBSTTA2018

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