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Environment Strategy 2010: Phase I Consultations

Below you will find the summaries of the face-to-face meetings that took place around the world during Phase I (October 1, 2009 - June 30, 2010) of the consultations. We also invite you to read the Online Feedback provided by stakeholders from around the world. The deadline for submitting online comments during Phase I was June 30, 2010.

The draft strategy is currently under preparation and internal reviews, taking also into account the Analytical Papers, and we expect to hold the Phase II consultations on the Full Draft Strategy between April - May, 2011. Please register to receive updates on this process.

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Date & Venue
Event and Contact Information
Documents

September - October 2009

Sept. 23, 2009
Washington DC
United States
Consultation on Draft Consultation Plan
 Summary & Participants

Oct. 6, 2009
Istanbul
Turkey
Consultation with Civil Society Organizations Summary & Participants

Oct. 7, 2009
Brussels
Belgium
Consultation with European Commission Summary & Participants

Oct. 8, 2009
Brussels
Belgium
Multistakeholder Consultation Summary & Participants

Oct. 8, 2009
Brussels
Belgium
Multistakeholder Consultation meeting hosted by the European Parliament Summary & Participants

Read poster and related press coverage on EurActiv

Oct. 8, 2009
Brussels
Belgium
Consultation with Belgian Government Summary & Participants

Oct. 8, 2009
Brussels
Belgium
Consultation with EC - EuropeAid Cooperation Office Summary & Participants

Oct. 22, 2009
Stockholm
Sweden
Multistakeholder Consultation
European Development Days
 Summary & Participants

Read related article published by IPS News

Oct. 29, 2009
Addis Ababa
Ethiopia
Multistakeholder Consultation
18th Session of the Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD-18)
 Summary & Participants

November 2009

Nov. 5, 2009
Freetown
Sierra Leone
Multistakeholder Consultation Summary & Participants

Nov. 6, 2009
Accra
Ghana
Private Sector Consultation
13th International Business Forum at the 2nd African Interdisciplinary Alumni Conference: Global Crises - African Challenges
 Summary & Participants

Nov. 9, 2009
Geneva
Switzerland
Multistakeholder Consultation

 Summary & Participants

Nov. 10, 2009
Washington DC
United States
Private Sector Consultation

 Summary & Participants

Nov. 11, 2009
Nairobi
Kenya
Consultation with the Environment for Development Initiative (EfD)  Summary & Participants

Nov. 17, 2009
Washington DC
United States
Government Consultation
Trust Fund for Environmental and Socially Sustainable Development (TFESSD) Reference Group - Semi-Annual Consultation Mission
 Summary & Participants

Nov. 19, 2009
Jakarta
Indonesia
Multistakeholder Consultation
Environmental Issues Discussion - Investing in a more sustainable Indonesia
 Summary

Participants and Photos

December 2009

Dec. 1, 2009
Punta del Este
Uruguay
Private Sector Consultation
VII Inter-American Conference on Corporate Social Responsibility 
Reports: English, Spanish

Participants

Dec. 2, 2009
Washington DC
United States
 OECD-DAC Task Team on SEA (IADB)
 Summary

Dec. 8, 2009
Abidjan
Côte d'Ivoire
Multistakeholder Consultation

 Summary & Participants

Dec. 8, 2009
Washington DC
United States
Consultation with Government Agencies of Austria, Belgium, Slovakia, Slovenia and Turkey  Summary & Participants

Dec. 10, 2009
Dakar
Senegal
Multistakeholder Consultation Summary & Participants

Photos


Dec. 14, 2009
Zagreb
Croatia
Multistakeholder Consultation (Southeastern Europe) Summary

Photos & participants survey

January 2010

Jan. 12, 2010
Islamabad
Pakistan
Multistakeholder Consultation
 Summary

List of participants & Photos

Jan. 25-26, 2010
Bonn
Germany
Jan. 25: Consultation with Government Agencies - Hosted by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)


Jan. 26: Multistakeholder Consultation - Hosted by the German Development Institute (DIE)
 Summary & Participants

Read comments by BMZ 

 Summary & Participants

Read comments by GTZ and KfW and DIE's articles in English and German

Jan. 27, 2010
Oslo
Norway
Multistakeholder Consultation hosted by the Forum for Development and Environment 

Consultation with Government and Academia, hosted by the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD)
 Summary & Participants

 Summary & Participants

Jan. 27-28, 2010
Cairo
Egypt
Multistakeholder ConsultationFull Report

See photos and news article on the Country Office site

Jan. 28, 2010
Copenhagen
Denmark
 Multistakeholder Consultation Summary & Participants

February 2010

Feb. 1, 2010
Madrid
Spain
Morning session: Consultation with Government Agencies - Hosted by the Ministry of Economy and Finance 

Afternoon session: Multistakeholder Consultation
 Summary & Participants

 Summary & Participants

Feb. 2, 2010
Bolands
Antigua
 Multistakeholder Consultation (Caribbean Countries)
 Summary & Participants

Feb. 2, 2010
London
United Kingdom
 
 Consultation with the UK Department for International Development (DFID)
 Summary & Participants

Feb. 2, 2010
The Hague
Netherlands
 Consultation with Dutch GovernmentSummary & Participants

Read comments prepared by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Feb. 2, 2010
Utrecht
Netherlands
Multistakeholder Consultation - Hosted by ICCOSummary & Participants

Presentation by Prof. Ekko van Ierland (Wageningen University)

Read
 comments from Both ENDS, and related article and blog (with video interviews)

Feb. 3, 2010
Brussels
Belgium
Global VC: Consultation with Youth Groups in Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), Brussels (Belgium), Cairo (Egypt), Chisinau (Moldova), Georgetown (Guyana), Nairobi (Kenya) and Washington DC (USA)Summary & Participants

Read related article on the Moldova session, and additional feedback by Kenya Young Greens 

Feb. 4, 2010
Almaty
Kazakhstan
 Multistakeholder Consultation (Central Asia)

 Summary & Participants

Read related article at the World Bank's main website and additional feedback sent by several NGOs from Tajikistan 

Feb. 5, 2010
Kolkata
India
Multistakeholder ConsultationSummary & Participants

Feb. 8, 2010
Delhi
India
Multistakeholder Consultation
Summary & Participants 

Feb. 8-9, 2010
Amman
Jordan
Multistakeholder Consultation (Jordan, Syria, Lebanon, Iraq, West Bank & Gaza)Summary & Participants

Photos


Feb. 9, 2010
New York
United States
Multistakeholder Consultation
48th Session of the UN Commission for Social Development (See Agenda)
Summary & Participants 

Feb. 9-10, 2010
Tunis
Tunisia
Multistakeholder Consultation
Full Report

Photos


Feb. 10, 2010
Kathmandu
Nepal
Multistakeholder Consultation
 Summary & Participants

Feb. 11-12, 2010
Mexico City
Mexico
 
 Multistakeholder Consultation (Andean Region, Central America and Mexico) Summary & Participants

Feb. 12, 2010
Colombo
Sri Lanka
 Multistakeholder ConsultationSummary & Participants

Feb. 14, 2010
Kabul
Afghanistan

Multistakeholder Consultation

 Full Report(also in Pashtoand Dari)

Watch short video recording of the consultation.

Concept Note available in Pashto and Dari.

Feb. 15, 2010
Mumbai
India
Multistakeholder ConsultationSummary & Participants

Feb. 19, 2010
Canberra
Australia
Consultation with Government Agencies, hosted by the Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID)Summary & Participants

Feb. 22, 2010
Sydney
Australia
Multistakeholder Consultation (NGOs, Academia and Private Sector)
 Summary & Participants

Feb. 23-25, 2010
Paris
France
Feb 23: Consultation with OECD's Network on Environment and Development Coperation (ENVIRONET), hosted by OECD-DAC

Feb 24: Consultation with Government Agencies, hosted by the Agence Française de Développement (AFD)

Feb. 25: Consultation with Civil Society, hosted by IDDRI
Summary & Participants


Summary & Participants


Summary & Participants

March 2010

March 2, 2010
Dhaka
Bangladesh
Multistakeholder Consultation

Full Report

March 2, 2010
Lilongwe
Malawi
Multistakeholder Consultation
PEP15 Meeting: Climate and Environment Mainstreaming and the Green Economy to achieve the MDGs
Summary & Participants

Photos


March 9, 2010
Tokyo
Japan
Multistakeholder ConsultationSummary

March 10, 2010
Vientiane
Lao PDR
Multistakeholder ConsultationSummary

List of participants & Photos

Feedback questions in Lao language

March 11, 2010
Beijing
China
Morning session: Consultation with Government Agencies - Hosted by the Ministry of Finance

Afternoon session: Multistakeholder Consultation
Summary & Participants

March 17-18, 2010
Manila
Philippines
March 17: Multistakeholder Consultation

March 18: Consultation with
 Asian Development Bank

Summary & Participants

Summary & Participants


March 29, 2010
Kuwait City
Kuwait
 
 Multistakeholder Consultation

Summary & Participants

April 2010

April 12, 2010
Washington DC
United States
Multistakeholder Consultation on Analytical Paper on Biodiversity and Ecosystems
 Summary & Participants 

April 19, 2010
Washington DC
United States
Consultation with the Interamerican Development Bank
 Summary & Participants

May 2010

May 10, 2010
Washington DC
United States
Multistakeholder Consultation
 

Summary

Watch the video recording of the event's live webcast and read the presentation (pptx). 


June 2010

June 22, 2010
Brasilia
Brazil
 Multistakeholder Consultation

Summary & Participants


Last updated: 2010-07-12




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