A week away from the workshop Before the Blue COP in Madrid (10-11 April 2019), the agenda and programme for this event and the Discussion Paper are available on this website.
Click here to receive the agenda and programme.
Click here to receive the Discussion Paper.
Representatives from the following governments and organizations have registered to take part in the two-days session: Belgium, Chile, European Commission, Finland, France, Malta, Monaco, the Netherlands, Spain, Sweden and UK, as well as the UNFCCC Secretariat, the UN FAO, the Office of the Special Envoy of the UN Secretary General for the Ocean and the Friends of Ocean Action, the Oceanographic Institute of Spain, the CNRS (France), the Spanish Committee of Oceanographic Observation, Freie Universität Berlin, the University of Cantabria (Spain), the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation, the Ocean & Climate Platform, the Institute on Sustainable Development and International Relations (IDDRI), the Tara Foundation, Ocean Conservancy, the World Resources Institute (WRI) and Spain´s Fundación Biodiversidad.
The workshop will begin with a High-Level Opening Session open to the public, at the Royal Botanic Garden just alongside the Prado Museum.
Click here to see the speakers list. And send an email to info[at]becausetheocean.org if you’d like to attend this Opening Session.