Meeting of the Signatories (MOS)

The Meeting of Signatories is the decision-making body of the MOU and reviews the conservation status of migratory sharks and the implementation of the MOU and Conservation Plan. Decision-making of the Meeting should be by consensus.

The Signatories, joined by various organizations as observers, met for the First Meeting of Signatories to the Sharks MOU in Bonn, 24-27 September 2012.

The following decisions were taken:

Meetings of Signatories are organized regularly to review the conservation status of the species and the implementation of the MOU and Action Plan. At the meetings there is also a possibility to sign the MoU.