Calendar of meetings for 2015

Updated on 17 February 2015

UNITED NATIONS HEADQUARTERS | INTERNATIONAL SEABED AUTHORITY

 

UNITED NATIONS HEADQUARTERS

 

Dates

Meeting 

20 to 23 January 2015

(4 days)

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 jurisdiction

2 February to

20 March 2015

(7 weeks)

Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf

Thirty-seventh session

 

2 to 6 February 2015 (Subcommissions) (one week)

 

9 to 13 February 2015 (Plenary part) (one week)

 

17 February to 6 March 2015 (Subcommissions) (three weeks)

 

9 to 13 March 2015 (Plenary part) (one week)

 

16 to 20 March 2015 (Subcommissions) (one week)

16 to 17 March 2015

(2 days)

Informal consultations of States Parties to the United Nations Fish Stocks Agreement, Eleventh round

6 to 10 April 2015

(1 week)

United Nations Open-ended Informal Consultative Process on Oceans and
the Law of the Sea, Sixteenth meeting

27 April to 1 May 2015

(1 week)

Group of Experts of the Regular Process

8 to 12 June 2015

(1 week)

Meeting of States Parties to the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea
Twenty-fifth Meeting

20 July to

4 September 2015

(7 weeks)

 

Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf

Thirty-eighth session

 

20 to 31 July 2015 (Subcommissions) (two weeks)

 

3 to 7 August 2015 (Plenary part) (one week)

 

10 to 21 August 2015 (Subcommissions) (two weeks)

 

24 to 28 August 2015 (Plenary part) (one week)

 

31 August to 4 September 2015 (Subcommissions) (one week)

8 to 11 Sept. 2015

(4 days)

Ad Hoc Working Group of the Whole on the Regular Process for global
reporting and assessment of the state of the marine environment,
including socioeconomic aspects, Sixth meeting

12 October to

27 November 2015

(7 weeks)

Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf

Thirty-ninth session (Subcommissions only)

 

OTHER MEETINGS IN 2015

        2014: Tentative schedule for the informal consultations on the draft resolutions under agenda item “Oceans and the law of the sea” (Seventieth session, 2015)

 

(a) Oceans and the law of the sea

 (b) Sustainable fisheries

First round

14-18 September 2015*

(5 days)

 

Second round

18 to 24 November 2015

(5 days)

 

*/ Change in tentative schedule

10 to 17 November 2015

(6 days))

 

 

INTERNATIONAL SEABED AUTHORITY

 

Dates

Meeting

16-27 February 2015

6-24 July 2015

Legal and Technical Commission (Kingston)

Twenty-first Session of the Authority (Kingston)