Meeting calendar January to June 2021

The calendar of meetings for OSPAR from January to June 2021 is shown below.

Calendar of OSPAR meetings January - June 2021 - to be kept under review

Meeting

Date

Full name

Country

City

EAP

TBC

Expert Assessment Panel – Offshore report

Online

ICG-Eut

18-22 January 2021

Intersessional Correspondence Group on Eutrophication

Online

ICG-Noise

22 January 2021

Intersessional Correspondence Group on Noise

Online

INPUT

25-27 January 2021

Working Group on Inputs to the Marine Environment

Online

AHMMG

26 January 2021 (1.5 hours)

Ad Hoc Ministerial Meeting Group

Online

ICG-ESA WS

28 January 2021

OSPAR workshop on business as usual scenarios

Online

ICG-FENIKS2 February 2021Intersessional Correspondence Group on Future EIHA NEAES Information and Knowledge-based strategy groupOnline

MARPOL Annex VI

2-4 February 2021

Workshop on MARPOL Annex VI

Online

STG3-4 February 2021Strategy Task GroupOnline

RSC

9-11 February 2021

Radioactive Substances Committee

Online

JL(Extra)

17-18 February 2021 (1.5 days)

Jurists/Linguists

ICG-QSR24-25 February 2021Intersessional Correspondence Group on the Quality Status ReportOnline
AHMMG2 March 2021 (2 hours)Ad Hoc Ministerial Meeting GroupOnline

OIC

9-12 March 2021

Offshore Industry Committee

Online

ICG-POSH (Extra)11-12 March 2021(Extra) Intersessional Correspondence Group on the implementation follow up of measures for the protection of species and habitatsOnline

EIHA

15-19 March 2021

Environmental Impact of Human Activities Committee

Online

HASEC

22-26 March 2021

Hazardous Substances and Eutrophication Committee

Online

STG25-26 March 2021Strategy Task GroupOnline

Easter weekend: 2-5 April 2021

AHWGMM8 April 2021 (2 hours)Ad hoc working group on Ministerial MeetingOnline
ICG-ESA9 April 2021Intersessional Correspondence Group on Economic and Social AnalysisOnline

BDC

12-16 April 2021

Biodiversity Committee

Online

ICG-MSFD(1)

20-21 April 2021

Intersessional Correspondence Group on the Marine Strategy Framework Directive

Online

ICG-QSR(2) 202126 April 2021Intersessional Correspondence Group on the Quality Status Report 2023Online

JL

27-29 April 2021

Jurists/Linguists

Online

London

NSN29 April 2021North Sea NetworkOnline

CVC

7 May 2021, afternoon

Chairmen and Vice-Chairmen

Online

London

CoG(1)

10 May 2021

Coordination Group

Online

London

HOD

11-12 May 2021

Heads of Delegation

Online

London

OTSOPA

25-27 May 2021

BA Working Group on Operational, Technical and Scientific Questions concerning Counter Pollution Activities

Belgium

ICG-ML9-10 June 2021Intersessional Correspondence Group on Marine LitterOnline

OSPAR/MM

21-25 June 2021

OSPAR Commission/ Ministerial Meeting

Portugal

ICG-Noise30 June 2021Intersessional Correspondence Group on NoiseOnline

BONN

21-23 September 2021

Meeting of the Contracting Parties

Ireland

COLLAR

TBC 2021 To be arranged as soon as a face to face meeting is possible

Collective Arrangement

Belgium

Brussels