Highlights and images for 29 April 2016



On Friday 29 April 2016, in the morning, SBSTTA plenary continued discussion of a draft recommendation on the implications of the IPBES Assessment on Pollinators, Pollination and Food Production. The contact group on synthetic biology met for the last time at lunchtime. Plenary then took up the remaining draft recommendations, meeting into the night.

IISD Reporting Services, through its ENB Meeting Coverage, has provided daily web updates from the 20th Meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice and the 1st Meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Implementation. In addition, IISD Reporting Services has produced a summary and analysis of both meetings which is available in HTML and PDF format.

Hesiquio Benitez-Diaz, Mexico

Tone Solhaug, Norway

Alexander Shestakov, the Russian Federation