Special 40th stamps issued for the Convention’s 40th anniversary in Argentina and Moldova

Special 40th stamps issued for the Convention’s 40th anniversary in Argentina and Moldova

24 February 2011
Republic of Moldova, Argentina

Moldova launched 2,000 anniversary stamps on the occasion of the Ramsar Convention’s 40th anniversary. This is a joint initiative from our Administrative Authority, the Department of Natural Resources and Biodiversity in the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources, and the Eco-TIRAS International Environmental Association (Ramsar's NGO CEPA Focal Point).


On the occasion of the Ramsar Convention´s 40th anniversary and World Wetlands Day, the Secretariat of Environment and Sustainable Development of Argentina with the Argentinean post office launched 10,000 postcards and a postal seal. These products are accompanied by a brochure promoting the ecological importance of wetlands worldwide (PDF in Spanish).