The 57th meeting of the Standing Committee of the Ramsar Convention will take place at Secretariat headquarters in Gland, Switzerland, from Monday 24 to Friday 28 June 2019.
Meeting documents will be published in the official languages of the Convention, three months prior to the meeting, on the webpage: https://www.ramsar.org/event/57th-meeting-of-the-standing-committee.
Invitations and registration information will be sent in due course to Contracting Parties, States which are not Contracting Parties, and observer organizations.
According to the Convention’s Rules of Procedure, bodies or agencies desiring to receive recognition as observers for the purposes of attending the Standing Committee meetings shall submit appropriate documentation to the Secretariat for consideration three months prior to the meeting, that is, by 24 March. Please contact for further information.
Bodies or agencies recognized as observers who desire to be represented at the meeting as observers shall submit the names of these representatives to the Secretariat at least one month prior to the opening of the meeting. Please contact for further information.