INMS 3 Plenary Meeting, 16th - 19th April 2018, Edinburgh

The Third Plenary Meeting for the International Nitrogen Management System (INMS-3) was held in Central Edinburgh at the Principal Hotel on George Street, from the 16th to 19th April 2018.

The meeting was attended by 115 participants from 29 countries, with 58 of the Towards INMS project partners represented.

The meeting included a Project Partners Assembly, Stakeholder and Policy Advisory Group meeting and a number of Component and Activity-related meetings. A meeting dinner was held on the Monday evening, which included a Ceilidh, with a mixture of Scottish dancing and talent provided by INMS-3 participants.

On Tuesday evening the Scottish Parliament hosted participants at the Global Nitrogen Initiative Reception, hosted by Mr John Scott MSP. The reception was addressed by, Roseanna Cunningham, Cabinet Secretary for Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform, Professor Mark Sutton, Director of INMS, and Isabelle van der Beck from UN Environment Programme.

During the meeting, the INMS PCU launched the Towards INMS twitter page (

The INMS PCU would like to thank everyone who joined and contributed to the meeting and made it so successful.


A Presentations given during the Plenary meetings can be found here, and Parallele meetings can be found here.

Meeting Reports & Minutes

‘Meeting Reports’ include key discussion points and actions from the meetings held during INMS-3. In some cases more detailed ‘Meeting Minutes’ will also be provided. Meeting reports can be found here.

INMS Event Date: 

Sunday, April 15, 2018 to Wednesday, April 18, 2018