Experts Selected for CBD Biodiversity and Climate Change AHTEG

6 October 2008: The list of experts for the first meeting of

the Ad Hoc Technical Expert Group (AHTEG) on biodiversity and climate change of

the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) has been approved by the Bureau of

the CBD Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice and

the Bureau of the Conference of the Parties.

The list includes 15 experts

nominated by parties, 15 resource people and three observers. The AHTEG will

meet from 17-21 November 2008, in London, UK. [Notification,

including list of experts]