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Online Meeting on the Protocol on Monitoring, Assessment and Information Exchange was held on 20 February 2024
An online meeting was held to bring together experts and representatives of all the Caspian littoral states in order to discuss provisions of the Protocol on Monitoring, Assessment and Information Exchange.
1st Meeting of the ad hoc Expert Group on the arrangements of the Secretariat of the Convention was held on 18-19 December in Baku
The ad hoc Expert Group on the arrangements of the Secretariat was established by the Decision of the Ministerial Consultations of the Caspian Littoral States in September 2023. The main goal of the Expert Group is to prepare draft documents on the arrangements of the Secretariat of the Convention.
"Scientific Network and Climate Adaptation in the Caspian Sea Region”: COP28 Side Event
On 9 December 2023 a Side Event was organized under the auspices of the MENR of Azerbaijan, TCIS and CASPCOM. The main focus of the event was the scientific cooperation in the Caspian Sea region and practical application of research results in project proposals elaboration.
Established by the five Caspian countries and serviced by the UN Environment Programme