Between the adoption and the entry into force of the Escazú Agreement, the signatory countries held two meetings with the significant participation of the public to advance the discussion of the matters to be dealt with at the first Conference of the Parties.
The first Conference of the Parties will be convened no later than one year after the entry into force of the Regional Agreement (22 April 2021).
Meetings of the signatory countries (2019-2020)
First meeting of the signatory countries:
11-12 October 2019 (San José, Costa Rica)
Second meeting of the signatory countries:
9-10 December 2020 (virtual,
under the auspices of Antigua and Barbuda)