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News Water and Climate Task Force: 1st meeting - Documentation

The first meeting of the Task Force on Water and Climate will be held on 22-23 November 2007 in Bonn (Germany). The Task Force was established at the fourth meeting of the Parties to the Water Convention and entrusted with activities in two main areas of work: transboundary flood management and water and climate adaptation. The first meeting will be devoted to the planning and development of activities in these two areas, in particular related to the preparation of a Guidance on Water and Climate Adaptation for the fifth Meeting of the Parties Please find attached the agenda for the meeting.

The supporting documentation for the first meeting of the Task Force on Water and Climate under the UNECE Water Convention are available. The Russian versions will be soon posted on the Water Convention web site.

It is reminded that the deadline for registration and for requests for financial support (20 October and 9 October, respectively)

Contact information Francesca Bernardini, Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe: Palais des Nations, 8-14 avenue de la Paix, 1211 Geneva 10, Switzerland (email: ;
Phone: Fax: + 41 22 9170107
News type Inbrief
File link ../PDF/Experts_workplan
Source of information UNECE
Relation thematicdirs/events/sev196780
Geographical coverage Switzerland, Germany
News date 03/10/2007
Working language(s) ENGLISH