In a letter dated 29 September 2015, the Executive Secretary has invited Member States to submit to the secretariat no later than 30 November 2015, nominations of candidates for the Bureau of the Plenary of IPBES, which will be elected during the fourth Plenary. Please find this letter here.
A two-day stakeholder meeting will be organised on 20 - 21 February 2016, prior to the IPBES 4th plenary, at the venue of the Plenary (Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre). Please mark these Stakeholder Days in your calendar. You can find the invitation letter here.
Call for comments: 2nd open Stakeholder and Government review for revised scoping report for a methodological assessment on the diverse conceptualization of values
IPBES-3 requested (IPBES-3/1, section V, para 3) to revise the report on scoping for the methodological assessment regarding diverse conceptualization of multiple values of nature and its benefits, including biodiversity and ecosystem functions and services (IPBES/3/8), based on the comments following an open Government and Stakeholder review and comments received during IPBES-3 for the consideration by the Plenary at its fourth session.