9th Asia-Pacific Regional Conference

The 9th Asia-Pacific RCE Meeting
Cha-am, Thailand
27 June – 2 July 2016

The 9th Asia-Pacific RCE Meeting was hosted by RCE Cha-am in Thailand on 30 June 2016 back to back with the International Conference on Climate Change, Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Policy and Practice (ICCCB) held 27-29 June 2016. The proceedings from the ICCCB can be accessed here.

The Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) Capacity Building Workshop on Policy Support Tools was also held in addition to these events from 1-2 July 2016, and RCE members were strongly encouraged to participate.

The agenda for the IPBES Workshop can be found here.

Further e-learning resources from IPBES can be downloaded here.

Programme and Presentations:

Detailed Programme: Download here

Photos have been uploaded on our facebook page here.


The minutes of the meeting have been uploaded here.

Downloadable Presentations:

Progress of the Global RCE Network, Introduction of the new RCEs in Asia-Pacific, Kyoko Shiota (UNU-IAS) here

UNU-IAS ESD Strategic Directions and Strategy, Roadmap for the RCE Community and the progress on GAP on ESD, Mario Tabucanon (UNU-IAS) and Unnikrishnan Payyappallimana (UNU-IAS) here

Action Plans by Category

Action Plan on Community

Action Plan on Youth and Schools

Action Plan on Higher Education