2012-10-23 – 2012-10-23

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic


Seventh Meeting of the Contracting Parties (COP7) to the Protocol Concerning Specially Protected Areas and Wildlife (SPAW) in the Wider Caribbean Region.


Fifteenth Intergovernmental  Meeting on the Action Plan for the Caribbean  Environment Programme and Twelfth Meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Convention for the Protection and Development  of the Marine Environment  of the Wider Caribbean Region, 25-27 October 2012.

First Meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Protocol Concerning Pollution from Land-Based Sources and Activities in the Wider Caribbean (LBS) 24 October 2012.

Seventh Meeting of the Contracting Parties (COP7) to the Protocol Concerning Specially Protected  Areas  and  Wildlife  (SPAW)  in the  Wider  Caribbean  Region,  23 October 2012.

Fifth Meeting of the Scientific and Technical Advisory Committee (STAC) to the SPAW Protocol, 22 October 2012.

all in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.

Information note for participants

Delegates whose participation will be sponsored by the Secretariat need not make hotel or airline reservations; this will be done by the Secretariat.  All other delegates and participants from CEP Member Governments, other UN organisations, and other governmental or non-governmental observers are expected to meet the full costs of their participation in the Meeting.   Such additional delegates and observers are expected to make their own hotel arrangements and may find accommodation at the host hotel, the Dreams Palm Beach Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

The negotiated rate is US $128 (single) US$89 (double) for the Deluxe Tropical room and US $147 (single) US$ 113 ( double) for the Preferred Club Deluxe Tropical room. These rates remain constant for any party attending our meetings, however to access these discounted rates ensure that you specify with the hotel that you are a participant of the United Nations Environment Programme’s Regional Coordinating Unit’s Intergovernmental Meeting.

Rooms and rates are subject to availability.

Contact Information:

Dreams Palm Beach
Cabeza de Toro; P. O. Box 68; 
Higuey, Dominican Republic

Hotel Direct:
Tel: (1) 809 552 6000 
or (1) 809 687 5747 
Fax: (1) 809 468 2151


Information note
Meeting documents