Recap: working session + Sign-up Event IPBES-7

On the 29 April the members of Promote Pollinators and some interested others joined in a meeting to exchange experiences, present their national strategies and discuss the organizational model. On 1 May Burundi joined the coalition.

Working session

Members of the coalition which were present:

Austria

Belgium

Colombia

Dominican Republic

Estonia

European Commission

Finland

France

Germany

Mexico

The Netherlands

Peru

Spain

Sweden

The United Kingdom

Uruguay

The programme

13:00-13:15 Welcome & opening
13:15-13:30 Survey results and conclusions secretariat
13:30-14:25 Presentations from member countries
14:25-14:50 Presentation & discussion on organizational model
14:50-15:00 Next steps & wrap-up

Four members held a presentation during the session:

Colombia, mr. Nicolas Pinel
UK, ms. Deborah Steele
NL, ms. Sonne Copijn
Sweden, ms. Pernilla Malmer

Download summary

The secretariat created a summary of the working session. Click on the link to download:

Download the slides

Below, you can download the slides of the presentations given during the working session at IPBES-7:

Sign-up Event

During the Sign-up Event, Burundi joined Promote Pollinators.

During a presentation, Willy Ndayikeza explained why Burundi joined the coalition and what are their ambitions on the protection on pollinating species.

Downloads

Download the presentation:

A courtesy translation of the presentation of Burundi, which was made in French, can be found here:

Press statement

A press statement about the Sign-Up Event was published on this website earlier.