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16 May 2016 - 26 May 2016
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The 44th session of the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA)  took place from 16 to 26 May 2016 in the World Conference Centre in Bonn, Germany

Information on the elections

Opening and closing statements by Parties and groups of Parties, IGOs and NGOs are available on the submission portal (once on the portal, type in "statements" in the search field, and select SBSTA 44 in the left-hand side menu).

Information on the organization of the session

Adopted agenda

Status report and in-session documents page

Webcast of plenary meetings 

In-session events

17 May 2016, 15:00-18:00
Workshop to identify the types of revegetation activities potentially eligible as project activities under the CDM under the existing modalities and procedures contained in decisions 5/CMP.1 and 6/CMP.1, and to identify the cases where new modalities and procedures for revegetation would need to be developed in order to guarantee the envi-ronmental integrity of the CDM

18 May 2016, 15.00-18.00
Special event on IPCC assessments and on the global stocktake

19 May 2016, 15:00-18:00
8th meeting of the research dialogue

20 May 2016, 15:00-18:00
Workshop on the identification of adaptation measures, taking into account the diversity of the agricultural systems, indigenous knowledge systems and the differences in scale as well as possible co-benefits and sharing experiences in research and development and on the ground activities, including socioeconomic, environmental and gender aspects

23 May 2016, 10:00-13:00
A workshop on the identification and assessment of agricultural practices and technologies to enhance productivity in a sustainable manner, food security and resilience, considering the differences in agro-ecological zones and farming systems, such as different grassland and cropland practices and systems

21 May 2016, 10:00-13:00
Workshop on linkages between the Technology Mechanism and the Financial Mechanism of the Convention

Supporting information

Technology Framework

Presentation by the UNFCCC secretariat during the first informal consultations: Evolution of technology activities under the Convention

Document type
  • FCCC/SBSTA/2016/2
    Report of the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice on its forty-fourth session, held in Bonn from 16 to 26 May 2016
    Session and meeting reports