Intersessional Workshops aimed at improving understanding of the issues and
clarifying key questions as an input to the work of the Ad Hoc Open-ended
Informal Working Group to study issues relating to the conservation and
sustainable use of marine biological diversity beyond areas of national

2-3 and 6-7 May 2013

Updated 02 July 2013

Intersessional Workshop on marine genetic resources, 2-3 May 2013

Intersessional Workshop on conservation and management tools, including area-based management and environmental impact assessments, 6-7 May 2013

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