16 Jan 2020 Blogpost Ecosystems

Official launch of STAC ad hoc Working Groups for the SPAW protocol

Various regional experts have been nominated for the four Specially Protected Areas and Wildlife Scientific and Technical Advisory Committee(SPAW STAC) ad hoc Working Groups (protected areas, species, exemptions and Sargassum) according to the rules of the recently adopted Terms of Reference following STAC8.

Nominations are still open and each Party can nominate up to two experts in each group while Observers (whether Civil society organizations, non-member States or independent experts) can nominate one expert.

Nominations can be sent to the SPAW-RAC via the Director with copy to support staff ([email protected], [email protected], [email protected]).