Interdepartmental Overseas Territories Biodiversity Group (OTBG)

 

The Interdepartmental Overseas Territories Biodiversity Group (OTBG)  is a cross-government official-level group chaired by Defra. It has responsibility for overseeing delivery of the UK Government's objectives for conservation and the sustainable use of biodiversity in the Overseas Territories. JNCC provides the secretariat for the group.

The remit and composition of the group is outlined in the United Kingdom Overseas Territories Biodiversity Strategy, produced in 2009.

 

Meeting dates for the OTBG, and notes of the meetings where available, are provided below:

 

Core members

Core members of the OTBG include: