NEASPEC 22nd Senior Officials Meeting (SOM)

Date & Location : 

25-26 October 2018, Beijing, China

NEASPEC 22nd Senior Officials Meeting (SOM) will be hosted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China on 25-26 October 2018 in Beijing, China.

SOM is an annual occasion to review NEASPEC activities, discuss on furthering cooperation and to formulate new initiatives. Since the last SOM held in Seoul, NEASPEC has continued to implement activities and initiatives in the programmatic areas of (a) air pollution, (b) nature conservation, (c) marine protected areas, (d) low carbon cities and (e) desertification and land degradation. The progress in project implementation and plan for upcoming activities will be presented to SOM for further guidance of member States.


1. Provisional agenda

2. Annotated provisional agenda

3. Review of programme planning and implementation

a) Transboundary Air Pollution

b) Nature Conservation in Transboundary Areas

c) Marine Protected Areas

d) Low Carbon Cities

e) Desertification and Land Degradation

4. External Evaluation

5. Review of the Core Fund




NEASPEC Secretariat