KEMENTERIAN LINGKUNGAN HIDUP

REPUBLIK INDONESIA

Simultaneous Extraordinary Meetings of the Conferences of the Parties to the Basel, Rotterdam, and Stockholm Conventions (ExCOPs), and Eleventh Special Session of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) Governing Council/ Global Ministerial Environment Forum (GCSS-11/GMEF)

22-26 February 2010 | Bali, Indonesia

GCSS-11/GMEF will be held in Bali, Indonesia, from 24-26 February 2010 at the Bali International Conference Centre, Nusa Dua. The ministerial consultations during the eleventh special session will focus on the emerging policy issues under the overall theme of environment in the multilateral system. Specific themes to be considered are: international environmental governance and sustainable development; green economy; and biodiversity and ecosystems.

The ExCOPs will be held prior to the eleventh special session, on 22 and 23 February, with a resumed decision‑making session being held on the morning of 24 February.


The eleventh Global Major Groups and Stakeholders Forum (GMGSF-11) (formerly known as the Global Civil Society Forum) will be held prior to the eleventh special session, on, 21 February and, 22 February 2010, at the Bali International Conference Centre. The session will include the traditional dialogue with Achim Steiner, Executive Director of UNEP and discuss the relevant issues emerging from the ExCOPs. Under the theme environment in the multilateral System, the forum will consider: international environmental governance and sustainable development; the green economy; and biodiversity and ecosystems.