14th Meeting of the Conference of the Contracting Parties to the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands (COP14)


The 14th Meeting of the Conference of the Contracting Parties (COP14) will take place from 5 to 13 November 2022 in Wuhan (China) at the East Lake International Conference Center (ELICC) and Geneva (Switzerland) at the International Conference Centre Geneva (CICG).


The opening ceremony and the high-level segment will be in a hybrid modality with participation of invited representatives both in Wuhan and Geneva linked via video. Negotiations and all other aspects of COP14 will take place in-person in Geneva.




Preregistration for COP14

The online preregistration for COP14 is open at https://contacts.ramsar.org/register-cop14 from 26 July and will close on 17 October 2022. After this deadline, participants will be able to register on site only.

Please note that for preregistration an official nomination letter signed by the Head of the Agency or Organization must be uploaded indicating the names of the representatives.

Side events

If you wish to host a side event at COP14, please apply online by 31 August 2022 at: https://contacts.ramsar.org/cop14-sideevent-request.


More information is available here

You can find the agenda and draft resolutions here.