The Bern Convention Group of Experts on Invertebrates, created in 1989, will meet for the 10th time in Tirana (Albania) on 23-24 September 2013. The experts will review the implementation of
Recommendation No. 120 (2006) on the
European Strategy for the Conservation of
Invertebrates and the national policies put
in place to assess and counter threats to invertebrates. The group will also discuss the impacts of neurotoxic insecticides on pollinators and
debate a draft recommendation on the topic. The meeting will be followed by a
field visit to Sazan-Karaburun Marine National Park on Tuesday 24th September 2013.