Calendar of meetings for 2014 and January 2015

Updated on 01 July 2014

UNITED NATIONS HEADQUARTERS | INTERNATIONAL SEABED AUTHORITY

 

UNITED NATIONS HEADQUARTERS

See resolution 68/70

Dates

Meeting 

27 January to 14 March 2014

Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf – 34th session

27 January to 7 February 2014 (Subcommissions)
10 to 14 February 2014 (Plenary part)
18 February to 7 March 2014 (Subcommissions)
10 to 14 March 2014 (Plenary part)

21 March 2014

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

31 March 2014

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, Fifth meeting (Ad Hoc Working Group of the Whole on the Regular Process)

8 June 2014

World Oceans Day (to be marked on 9 June 2014)

1 to 4 April 2014

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

7 to 8 April 2014

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

6 to 9 May 2014

Group of Experts of the Regular Process

27 to 30 May 2014

United Nations Open-ended Informal Consultative Process on Oceans and the Law of the Sea 15th meeting

9 to 13 June 2014

Meeting of States Parties to the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea - 24th Meeting

16 to 19 June 2014

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

21 July to 5 September 2014

Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf – 35th session

21 July to 1 August 2014 (Subcommissions)
4 to 8 August 2014 (Plenary part)
11 to 29 August 2014 (Subcommissions)
2 to 5 September 2014 (Plenary part)

13 October to 28 November 2014

 Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf – 36th session

13 October to 28 November 2014 (Subcommissions)

1 week in November (dates to be confirmed:
3 to 7 or 10 to 14 November 2014

Group of Experts of the Regular Process

20 to 23 January 2015

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

 

 

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

 

(a) Oceans and the law of the sea

 (b) Sustainable fisheries

First round

29 September to 3 October 2014 (5 days)

Second round

19 to 25 November 2014 (5 days)

 11 to 18 November 2014 (6 days)

 

 

INTERNATIONAL SEABED AUTHORITY

 

Dates

Meeting

7 - 25 July 2014

Legal and Technical Commission (Kingston)

Legal and Technical Commission (Kingston)

Twentieth, Commemorative Session of the Authority (Kingston)