35th Antarctic Treaty Consultative Meeting - Hobart
11th Jun 2012 - 20th Jun 2012
Every year the original twelve Parties to the Treaty and those Parties that demonstrate their interest in Antarctica by conducting substantial research activity there - together called the Consultative Parties - meet "for the purpose of exchanging information, consulting together on matters of common interest pertaining to Antarctica, and formulating and considering and recommending to their Governments measures in furtherance of the principles and objectives of the Treaty" (Art. IX). This forum is the Antarctic Treaty Consultative Meeting (ATCM).
The 35th Consultative Meeting is scheduled to be held in Hobart from 11-20 June 2012.
For further details, please go to the ATCM 35 website for the event details.