Announcement Number: 
Application period: 
Friday, 17 May, 2019 to Monday, 1 July, 2019

Important note on deadlines

Interested experts and representatives of organizations or indigenous peoples and local communities (Nominees) are encouraged to contact their IPBES National Focal Point ( regarding any country-specific processes or deadlines and are requested to fill out their application form by no later than 17 June 2019.

Nominators (Governments or organizations) should approve the applications and submit their nominations by 1 July 2019. Early nominations ahead of the deadline are encouraged.