Agenda

Hanoi Conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade

Venue: Lotte Hotel Hanoi, 54 Lieu Giai street, Ba Dinh district, Hanoi, Vietnam


Download:
English version
Vietnamese version
Chinese version
French version
Spanish version (to be updated)


PREPARATORY MEETING (16 NOVEMBER)
Senior Officials Group meeting

Participants: Senior Officials

Finalization of the Hanoi Outcome Document on Illegal Wildlife Trade

8:30 – 16:00
DAY 1 (17 NOVEMBER)
High-Level Conference

Participants: Guests of Honour, Heads of Delegation plus two (02) delegation members and other delegates

Registration and Welcome Guests of Honour08:00 – 09:00
Opening ceremony

  • Opening remarks by the Vietnam Head of State
  • Remarks by the Duke of Cambridge
  • Remarks by a Guests of Honour
  • Official photograph
09:00 – 10:00
Plenary session

Chaired by Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development of Viet Nam

  • Report on Progress of implementating London Declaration and Kasane Statement
  • Statements by Heads of Delegation
10:20 – 12:30
Luncheon

Hosted by Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development of Viet Nam

12:30 – 14:00
Plenary session (cont.)

  • Statements by Heads of Delegation (cont.)
  • Adoption of the Hanoi Outcome Document on Illegal Wildlife Trade
14:00 – 15:50

 

15:50 – 16:35

Closing

  • Closing Remark by Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development of Viet Nam
16:35 – 16:45
Press Release17:00
Side-events *

All participants are welcome

12:30 – 18:00
Exhibition Hall

All participants are welcome

08:00 – 18:00
Gala Dinner

Hosted by Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development of Viet Nam

Participants: Guests of Honour, Heads of Delegation plus two (02) delegation members and other delegates

18:30 – 21:00
DAY 2 (18 NOVEMBER)
Stakeholder Roundtable on the Implementation of the Hanoi Statement on Illegal Wildlife Trade
Chaired by Deputy Minister of Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of Viet Nam
Participants: Senior Officials, Other Stakeholders
08:00 – 17:00
Break-out sessions

Each session will be facilitated and have a Terms of Reference

  • Eradicating the Market for Illegal Wildlife Products;
  • Ensuring Effective Legal Frameworks and Deterrents;
  • Strengthening Law Enforcement;
  • Sustainable Livelihoods and Economic Development.

Break-out session results
Results will be written into the Hanoi conference report.

Side Events *
All participants are welcome
12:30 – 18:00

 

Side events are updated on the conference website: http://iwthanoi.vn.