12th Meeting of the North Sea Group


Zandvoort. Photo by Raymond Klaassen on Flickr (CC BY-ND 2.0 Deed | Attribution-NoDerivs 2.0 Generic)


At the kind invitation of the Netherlands, the 12th Meeting of the Steering Group for the ASCOBANS Conservation Plan for Harbour Porpoise in the North Sea (North Sea Group) takes place in Zandvoort from 12 to 13 March 2024

In its annual meetings, the North Sea Group will review progress under the action plan, learn about complementary initiatives, and aim to move implementation forward.

Please also read the Code of Conduct for Events Organised under CMS that applies to ASCOBANS meetings.


Online registration: Please register for the meeting via this online form by 11 February 2024.   Representatives of all states bordering the North Sea, North Sea environmental NGOs, and North Sea fisheries organizations may participate in the meeting.  Kindly refer to the Terms of Reference of the North Sea Group.


Documents: Meeting documents will be uploaded to this page as they become available.  Information documents relevant to any of the agenda items can be sent to the Secretariat for consideration.


For any questions related to the meeting, please contact the ASCOBANS Secretariat.

12 Mar 2024 09:00 to 13 Mar 2024 18:00
Registration Deadline11/02/2024
OrganizerASCOBANS Secretariat
CoorganizerMinistry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality, the Netherlands
TypeWorking Group
VenueThalassa Beach