National Report Format for Ramsar COP12

The National Report Format (NRF) for Contracting Parties submission of their National Report to 12th Meeting of the Conference of the Contracting Parties to the Ramsar Convention (COP12, 2015) is available here for downloading. As for previous recent COPs, the COP12 Report Format is in two parts: the main Report Format (Sections 1-3), and an optional Report Format Section 4 for the provision, if the Contracting Part so wishes, of additional information on each of their designated Ramsar Sites. A Background Information note is also provided.

The deadline for the submission to the Secretariat (dufour (at) ramsar.org) of completed National Reports to COP12 in Microsoft Word format (.doc, 97-2003) as an electronic file is 1 September 2014. If any Party experiences difficulty in downloading the Report Format documents, they it can be requested on CD-ROM from the Secretariat.


COP12 National Report Format: Background Information
COP12 National Report Format: Sections 1-3
COP12 National Report Format: Sections 4 (optional)

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