Acknowledgment for your highly appreciated participation in the 17th Meeting of Parties of the Congo Basin Forest Partnership (CBFP)

 

 

Dear Partner,

The EU Facilitation would hereby like to thank you for your invaluable contribution to the 17th Meeting of Parties (MOP) of the CBFP, which took place at the Sawa Hotel in Douala, Cameroon, from 24 to 27 October 2017.

 

Your flexibility, versatility, support and proactive inputs were all much appreciated. The meetings of the colleges, the Council, the Streams and the Plenary session all covered key substantive points and they all went smoothly. We would like to thank you and your entire delegation for the important role you played in ensuring the success of this important international meeting with close to 450 international delegates, including participation at ministerial level.

 

This is your success!

We have received a lot of positive feedback on the 17th MOP. This is largely due to the high quality of the work of the participants, the presentations, and the lively discussions. 

 

Please consult the final communique as well as the meeting and side event documents available here below.  

If you were unable to attend the 17th MOP, we hope to see you at the next MOP.


Best regards,

EU Facilitation Team

 

 

 

 DOCUMENTS RELATED TO THE 17TH CBFP METEUING OF PARTIES

 

FINAL COMMUNIQUE

Download the Final Communiqué including Streams recommendations…

 

MINUTES FROM THE THIRD MEETING OF THE CBFP COUNCIL

Please download: the Minutes from the 3rd meeting of the CBFP Council (Available in English).

 

REPORTS FROM MEETINGS OF THE CBFP COLLEGES

Documentation of the 17th CBFP Meeting of Parties – Colleges Meeting Report

Kindly download the reports oft he colleges Meetings available at the CBFP website… Read more …

 

 

REPORTS AND DOCUMENTS FROM THE 2017 STREAMS

 

STREAM 1

Documentation of the17th CBFP Meeting of Parties – Stream1: Forest governance and land use

Documentation of the17th CBFP Meeting of Parties – Stream1: Forest governance and land use

Please download the stream1 Documents: Forest governance and land use. How to address the lack of adequate regulation of the fast growing national and regional timber markets in the Congo Basin? Read more …Read more …

 

 

STREAM 2

Documentation of the 17th CBFP Meeting of Parties – Stream2: Biodiversity and wildlife

Documentation of the 17th CBFP Meeting of Parties – Stream2: Biodiversity and wildlife

Please download the stream 2 Documents: Biodiversity and wildlife. Stream Leader : AWF, Stream Co-Leaders: WRI, COMIFAC governance working group (possibly FLAG)7. Stream Dates: Wednesday 25th / Thursday 26th of October 2017… Read more …

 

STREAM 3

Documentation of the 17th CBFP Meeting of Parties -Stream 3 : Climate Change (adaptation and mitigation)

Documentation of the 17th CBFP Meeting of Parties -Stream 3 : Climate Change (adaptation and mitigation)

Please download the stream 3 Documents: Climate Change (adaptation and mitigation): Development of NDCs and Realities of Climate Finance in Central Africa. Leaders: World Bank (PREREDD+), the Climate WG of COMIFAC...Read more

 

 

DOCUMENTS FROM THE OPENING CEREMONY AND THE PLENARY SESSION

Documentation of the 17th CBFP Meeting of Parties – Plenary session

 

17th CBFP Meeting of Parties, please download the agenda of the Plenary session... Read more …

 

 

DOCUMENTS AND PRESENTATIONS FROM SIDE EVENTS

The following partners hosted side events.

The EU Facilitation of CBFP welcomes their pro-active role in enriching and ensuring the success of the 17th MOP. 

 

 

FINAL NOTE

The CBFP is a non-binding multi-stakeholder partnership enabling member organizations to cooperate on a voluntary basis. Currently, CBFP comprises 105 African and international partner countries and organizations from both the public and private sectors as well as from civil society and the academic and scientific community. CBFP is the most comprehensive regional platform dealing with the challenges facing the Congo Basin forests.

 

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