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2017 Pacific Environment Forum Agenda (Final)
SPREP Meeting 28 Invitation and Arrangements
Provisional Agenda (Revision 5)
Side Events
Document List
Official Opening Programme

Provisional Agenda

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Agenda Item 1: Opening Prayer  
Agenda Item 2: Appointment of Chair and Vice-Chair WP 2
Agenda Item 3: Adoption of Agenda and Working Procedures WP 3
WP 3/Att.1
Agenda Item 4: Action Taken on Matters Arising from Twenty-Seventh SPREP Meeting WP 4
WP 4/Att.1
Agenda Item 5: 2016 Overview  
5.1 Presentation of Annual Report for 2016 and Director General’s Overview of Progress since the Twenty-Seventh SPREP Meeting WP 5.1
5.2 Performance Monitoring and Evaluation Report on the 2016 Annual Work Programme and Budget WP 5.2
WP 5.2/Att.1
5.3 Audited Annual Accounts for 2016 WP 5.3
WP 5.3/Att.1
Agenda Item 6: Strategic Partner Issues  
6.1 Strengthening Regional Linkages  Update WP 6.1
WP 6.1/Att.1
WP 6.1/Att.2

6.2 Access to Climate Finance - Adaptation Fund (AF), Green Climate Fund (GCF) and GEF Accreditation Updates WP 6.2
WP 6.2/Att.1
6.3 Pacific Climate Change Centre (PCCC) WP 6.3
6.4 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) WP 6.4
6.5 UN Oceans Conference: Outcomes and Next Steps WP 6.5
WP 6.5/Att.1
WP 6.5/Att.2
WP 6.5/Att.3
6.6 EDF 11 WP 6.6
6.7 FRDP WP 6.7
6.8 Partnership Update:
6.8.1 SPREP and UNEP Partnership
6.8.2 SPREP and University of Newcastle
WP 6.8.1
WP 6.8.2

WP 6.8.2/Att.1
WP 6.8.2/Att.2
WP 6.8.2/Att.3
6.9 COP23 WP 6.9
Agenda Item 7: Implementation of the new SPREP Strategic Plan 2017-2026  
7.1 Draft Performance Implementation Plan WP 7.1
WP 7.1/Att.1
7.2 SPREP Country and Territory Action Plans WP 7.2
WP 7.2/Att.1
WP 7.2/Att.2
7.3 Revised Organisation Structure WP 7.3
WP 7.3/Att.1
WP 7.3/Att.2
WP 7.3/Att.3
Agenda Item 8: Governance Arrangements and Mechanisms  
8.1 Governance Arrangements for Biennial SPREP Meetings WP 8.1
WP 8.1/Att.1
WP 8.1/Att.2
WP 8.1/Att.3
WP 8.1/Att.4
8.2 Audit Committee Report WP 8.2
WP 8.2/Att.1
WP 8.2/Att.2
WP 8.2/Att.3
8.3 Innovation in the Secretariat WP 8.3
Agenda Item 9:  Strategic Financial Issues  
9.1 Report on Members’ Contributions WP 9.1
WP 9.1/Att.1
9.2 Sustainable Financing WP 9.2
WP 9.2/Att.1
WP 9.2/Att.2
WP 9.2/Att.3
WP 9.2/Att.4
WP 9.2/Att.5
WP 9.2/Att.5a
WP 9.2/Att.5b
WP 9.2/Att.5c
WP 9.2/Att.6a
WP 9.2/Att.6b
WP 9.2/Att.6c
WP 9.2/Att.7
WP 9.2/Att.8
Agenda Item 10: Corporate Services  
10.1 SPREP Director General’s Performance Assessment – closed session  
10.2 CROP Harmonisation WP 10.2
WP 10.2/Att.1
10.3 Appointment of External Auditors WP 10.3
Agenda Item 11: Regional Conventions  
11.1 Report on the Conference of the Parties to the Waigani Convention WP 11.1
WP 11.1/Att.1
11.2 Report on the Conference of the Parties to the Noumea Convention WP 11.2
WP 11.2/Att.1
Agenda Item 12: 2018 & 2019 Work Programme and Budget  

Biodiversity and Ecosystem Management (Overview) WP 12.1
12.1.1 Year of the Whale: Whales in a Changing Ocean Conference: Outcomes and Next Steps WP 12.1.1
WP 12.1.1/Att.1
12.1.2 Draft Marine Species Action Plans 2018-2022 WP 12.1.2
12.1.3 Pacific Islands Coastal Resilience Framework WP 12.1.3
WP 12.1.3/Att.1
12.2 Climate Change - (Overview) WP 12.2
12.2.1 RTSM WP 12.2.1
WP 12.2.1/Att.1
12.2.2 Update from the 4th Pacific Meteorological Council and 2nd Pacific Ministerial Meeting on Meteorology WP 12.2.2
WP 12.2.2/Att.1
WP 12.2.2/Att.2
WP 12.2.2/Att.3
WP 12.2.2/Att.4
12.2.3 Update from the current SPREP projects supporting Pacific National Meteorological and Hydrological Services WP 12.2.3
12.3 Waste Management and Pollution Control - (Overview) WP 12.3
12.3.1 PACWASTE WP 12.3.1
12.3.2 Cleaner Oceans for a Cleaner Pacific WP 12.3.2
12.3.3 Sustainable Regional Capacity WP 12.3.3
WP 12.3.3/Att.1
WP 12.3.3/Att.2
WP 12.3.3/Att.3
12.4 Environmental Monitoring & Governance - (Overview) WP 12.4
12.4.1Environmental Impact Assessment Guidelines for Coastal Tourism Development
in the Pacific Region
WP 12.4.1
WP 12.4.1/Att.1
12.4.2 Strengthening environmental monitoring and reporting in the Pacific for national processes and MEAs WP 12.4.2
WP 12.4.2/Att.1
WP 12.4.2/Att.2
12.5 Consideration and Approval of Proposed Work Programme and Budget for 2018 & 2019 WP 12.5
WP 12.5/Att.1
Agenda Item 13: Items Proposed by Members  
13.1 13.1 The need for a Pacific wide ban on asbestos (Cook Islands)
WP 13.1
WP 13.1/Att.1
WP 13.1/Att.2

WP 13.1/Att.3
WP 13.1/Att.4a
WP 13.1/Att.4b
WP 13.1/Att.4c
WP 13.1/Att.5a
WP 13.1/Att.5b
13.2 13.2 Call for Action for SPREP Members on plastic microbeads WP 13.2
WP 13.2/Att.1
Agenda Item 14: Regional Cooperation  
14.1 Framework for Pacific Regionalism – Governance and Financing update WP 14.1
WP 14.1/Att.1
WP 14.1/Att.2
14.2 Review of CROP Charter WP 14.2
14.3 CROP Executives Meeting Report WP 14.3
WP 14.3/Att.1
WP 14.3/Att.2
WP 14.3/Att.3
Agenda Item 15: Statements by Observers  
Agenda Item 16: Other Business  
Agenda Item 17: Adoption of Report of the Twenty-Eighth SPREP Meeting  
Agenda Item 18: Close