7th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Ramsar Convention (COP7)

10–18 May 1999 | San José, Costa Rica

Ramsar Convention on Wetlands


While some thought that the overriding COP7 theme of “People and Wetlands: The Vital Link” was somewhat lost in a plethora of resolutions and political tugs-of-war, COP7 did make good progress in adopting a variety of tools to enable better implementation of the Convention. 


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