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1992: Convention On Biological Diversity

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Provisions coded as containing the code: FINAD
  Provision  First Coders Codes  Second Coders Codes 
Art.23  Article 23. Conference of the Parties  HOBS FINAD SBS HOBF REVW AMND SECS  SOVR 
Art.23.1  1. A Conference of the Parties is hereby established. The first meeting of the Conference of the Parties shall be convened by the Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme not later than one year after the entry into force of this Convention. Thereafter, ordinary meetings of the Conference of the Parties shall be held at regular intervals to be determined by the Conference at its first meeting.  RELA   
Art.23.2  2. Extraordinary meetings of the Conference of the Parties shall be held at such other times as may be deemed necessary by the Conference, or at the written request of any Party, provided that, within six months of the request being communicated to them by the Secretariat, it is supported by at least one third of the Parties.    HOBS FINAD HOBF REVW AMND SBS 
Art.23.3  3. The Conference of the Parties shall by consensus agree upon and adopt rules of procedure for itself and for any subsidiary body it may establish, as well as financial rules governing the funding of the Secretariat. At each ordinary meeting, it shall adopt a budget for the financial period until the next ordinary meeting.    RELA 
Art.23.4  4. The Conference of the Parties shall keep under review the implementation of this Convention, and, for this purpose, shall:     
Art.23.4.a  (a) Establish the form and the intervals for transmitting the information to be submitted in accordance with Article 26 and consider such information as well as reports submitted by any subsidiary body;  INFO   
Art.23.4.b  (b) Review scientific, technical and technological advice on biological diversity provided in accordance with Article 25;  SCIR   
Art.23.4.c  (c) Consider and adopt, as required, protocols in accordance with Article 28;     
Art.23.4.d  (d) Consider and adopt, as required, in accordance with Articles 29 and 30, amendments to this Convention and its annexes;  ATTACH  SCIR 
Art.23.4.e  (e) Consider amendments to any protocol, as well as to any annexes thereto, and, if so decided, recommend their adoption to the parties to the protocol concerned;  ATTACH   
Art.23.4.f  (f) Consider and adopt, as required, in accordance with Article 30, additional annexes to this Convention;  ATTACH  ATTACH 
Art.23.4.g  (g) Establish such subsidiary bodies, particularly to provide scientific and technical advice, as are deemed necessary for the implementation of this Convention;  SCIR  ATTACH 
Art.23.4.h  (h) Contact, through the Secretariat, the executive bodies of conventions dealing with matters covered by this Convention with a view to establishing appropriate forms of cooperation with them; and  INFO  ATTACH 
Art.23.4.i  (i) Consider and undertake any additional action that may be required for the achievement of the purposes of this Convention in the light of experience gained in its operation.    SCIR 
Art.23.5  5. The United Nations, its specialized agencies and the International Atomic Energy Agency, as well as any State not Party to this Convention, may be represented as observers at meetings of the Conference of the Parties. Any other body or agency, whether governmental or non-governmental, qualified in fields relating to conservation and sustainable use of biological diversity, which has informed the Secretariat of its wish to be represented as an observer at a meeting of the Conference of the Parties, may be admitted unless at least one third of the Parties present object. The admission and participation of observers shall be subject to the rules of procedure adopted by the Conference of the Parties.  RELA   
Art.40  Article 40. Secretariat Interim Arrangements  SECS  FINAD 
Art.40.1x  The secretariat to be provided by the Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme shall be the secretariat referred to in Article 24, paragraph 2, on an interim basis for the period between the entry into force of this Convention and the first meeting of the Conference of the Parties.  RELA  RELA 
Please cite as:
Data from Ronald B. Mitchell. 2002-2018. International Environmental Agreements Database Project (Version 2014.3).
Available at: http://iea-archive.uoregon.edu/
Date accessed: 18 December 2018