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Open-Ended Working Group of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer
Twenty-second Meeting (OEWG-22)
Montreal, Canada | 23 - 25 July 2002
Highlights for Thursday,
25 July 2002
González, Executive Secretary of the Ozone Secretariat thanked the
delegates and staff for the successful conclusion of the meeting.
Executive Secretary Gonzalez once again paid tribute to Nelson Sabogal
for his valuable contribution and service to the Secretariat and and
also to Michael Graber, Deputy Executive Secretary, who has acted as
Executive Secretary for the past two years.
Earth Negotiations Bulletin interview with the recently appointed Executive Secretary Marco González
OEWG-22 marked the
first meeting under the leadership of the new Executive Secretary Marco
González. Executive Secretary González met with the OEWG-22 team to
briefly discuss challenges facing the ozone regime and touched upon the
Promoting synergies among ozone depletion and other environmental concerns such as climate change as a way to raise the visibility of the ozone regime and give new impetus to both developed and developing countries to meet their commitments;
and Pressing environmental issues in his native Costa Rica.
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