29-30 May 2008
Introduction and overview
The Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI) at its twenty-seventh session, requested its Chair to convene an informal pre-sessional meeting, in conjunction with its twenty-eighth session with representatives of interested Parties, to consider further actions, including under the following areas:
With regard to the adverse effects of climate change:
2.Vulnerability and adaptation assessments
3.Adaptation planning and implementation
4.Risk management and risk reduction
5.Regional collaboration and cross-cutting issues
6.Capacity-building, education, training and public awareness
7.Data, systematic observation and monitoring
With regard to the impact of the implementation of response measures:
1.Financial risk management
During their considerations Parties are expected to take into account the outcomes of the regional workshops and the expert meeting on the adverse effects of climate change; the pre-sessional expert meetings on the impact of the implementation of response measures and possible elements for further action, including those listed in annex III to document FCCC/SBI/2007/15.
Agenda and logistics
Tentative agenda (88 kB)
The meeting will take place at the UN Campus in Bonn (Langer Eugen, Hermann-Ehlers-Strasse 10, 53113 Bonn).
Registration will take place from 8:30 to 10:00am. The meeting will start promptly at 10:00am.
Should you require further information please contact Ms. Alexandra Kriegsheim (email@example.com) on administrative matters, or Mr. Festus Luboyera (firstname.lastname@example.org) for matters relating to the content of the workshop.