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United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Ninth Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change
Milan, Italy, 1- 12 Dec., 2003 


Photo Highlights from Monday, 1 December

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Photo: UNFCCC Executive Secretary Joke Waller-Hunter with COP-9 President Miklós Persányi (Hungary)

SBSTA Chair Halldór Thorgeirsson, UNFCCC Executive Secretary Joke Waller-Hunter, and COP Vice President Enele Sopoaga of Tuvalu
Altero Matteoli, Minister for the Environment and Territory of Italy, Roberto Formigoni, President of the Region of Lombardy, and Gabriele Albertini, Mayor of the City of Milan (left)
COP-9 President Miklós Persányi (Hungary) and Richard Kinley, Secretary of the COP
Canada intervenes during the morning Plenary
Don Perlman with Faisal Al-Hothali, Saudi Arabia (left) and Gabriele Albertini, Mayor of the City of Milan, shakes hands with COP-9 President
Joke Waller-Hunter, UNFCCC Executive Secretary
Ian Fry, Tuvalu (left), and Moussa Tchitchaou, Chad, and Lambert Gnapelet, Central African Republic (right)
SBI Coordinator Luis Gomez-Echeverri, Vitaly Matsarski, Secretariat and SBI Chair Daniela Stoycheva, Bulgaria
Mamadou Honadia, Burkina Faso, Margaret Mukahanana-Snagarwe, Zimbabwe, and Mohamed Mahmoud Ould El Ghaouth, Mauritania (left) and members of the Secretariat with Bhutan
Mohammed Al-Sabban, Saudi Arabia (left) and delegates from SBI huddle to discuss the agenda

Links to further information:  

*The UNFCCC COP-9 official site

*The UNFCCC Secretariat web site

*ENB coverage of SB-18 (Bonn)

*ENB summary of UNFCCC COP-8 (New Delhi)

*Linkage's Coverage (audio and photos) of UNFCCC COP-8


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