Ramsar regional meeting for Europe announced

The Swedish Environmental Protection Agency, in cooperation with the Ramsar Secretariat, invites participation in the 6th European Ramsar Regional Meeting, to take place in Stockholm, 3-7 May 2008. The meeting is intended to bring together all 45 Contracting Parties in the European region, as well as three countries that have not yet joined (Andorra, Holy See, and San Marino), and it will focus o­n implementation of the Convention in the region; progress with regional initiatives; the need to improve implementation capacities through CEPA, as well as project and financial support. It will also serve to coordinate European positions o­n the issues to be discussed at the 10th meeting of the Conference of the Parties in the Republic of Korea in October-November 2008.

Source: website of the Ramsar Convention

Updated on 5/24/2007 10:27:13 AM.