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Friday 10th May 2019 to Wednesday 22nd May 2019



The meeting will take place between 10th May 2019 and 22nd May 2019 in Nairobi, Kenya.

Please note that there will be no meetings of the joint Conservation Committee and Scientific Committee Working Group (CC/SC) nor the Conservation Committee Planning Group (CCPG) at this year’s SC meetings. Instead, it is intended that these meetings be arranged later in the year, either remotely or at an alternative location, and further details will be circulated in due course. Also, kindly note that there will be no Bureau meeting in the margins of this year’s SC meeting.


  • 7th to 9th May 2019 - Pre meetings & setup
  • 10th and 11th May 2019 - SC Plenary
  • 12th to 18th May 2019 - Sub Groups
  • 19th May 2019 - Rest
  • 20th to 22nd May 2019 - SC Plenary


Document Submission & Download

Documents can be uploaded or downloaded via our portal, a login will be required.


All participants will be required to register for the meeting. You will need to print out your registration confirmation and bring it with you to badge collection on the first day. If you have not registered, you will be asked to wait while others that have registered collect their badges first.

A registration link will be provided here in due course.

Travel & Accommodation

Information will be provided in due course.

Please check with your local advisory service for relevant vaccinations and travel restrictions.


Entry visas are required for Kenya. Electronic E-visas may be applied for at at a cost of $51 USD per person, per visit and takes two working days to process.

Visit to check your country's eligibility status.

Please contact for more information.

Visa fee

Regular visa fee is USD 51.

Important notice 

Visas may be obtained at the airport upon arrival. However, it is recommended to apply for an e-visa ahead of time to avoid any potential delays.

Skype & Presentations

Information to follow