29th Meeting of the Ramsar Standing Committee -- Photos
|29th Meeting of the Ramsar Standing Committee|
Gland, Switzerland, 26-28 February 2003
Photos of the Panama signing and standing ovation
28 February 2003
Ambassador Anel Enrique Beliz G. of Panama and Delmar Blasco of Ramsar signing an agreement on the creation in Panama of the Regional Ramsar Centre for Training and Research on Wetlands in the Western Hemisphere
"Nice doing business with you."
At the end of SC29, an ovation for the Secretary General, who will be departing from the Bureau in August 2003 after eight years of dedicated service.
"You got any more of that sake over there?"
Carlos Villalba's collages of Delmar-photos for signing by everybody
The sake is opened to general hilarity.
A queue forms to sign the photo-collage.
"Any more sake left?"
Signing the collages (right)
-- Photographs by D. Peck, V. Higgins, and S. Dereliev, Ramsar