The Ramsar Secretariat is pleased to announce that the call for nominations for experts to the Ramsar Scientific and Technical Review Panel (STRP) for the 2016-2018 triennium is now open. A diplomatic note (here) has been sent to all Contracting Parties.
In Resolution XII.5 Proposed new framework for delivery of scientific and technical advice and guidance on the Convention (here) the Conference of the Parties adopted the new structure, organization and processes of the STRP.
Accordingly, the Secretariat is pleased to invite Administrative Authorities of Contracting Parties, International Organization Partners and Observer Organizations to nominate suitable scientific and technical experts to be appointed to serve as members of the STRP for the 2016-2018 triennium.
The nomination forms can be downloaded here; they should be signed and emailed to the Ramsar Secretariat’s Scientific & Technical Support Officer, Marcela Bonells (email: ) no later than 13 August 2015.