24-Carol N'Deritu reciting a poem
Caroline N'deritu reciting a poem.

4-Opening GC-GMEF 23rd Session 21 Feb 2005
Opening GC-GMEF 23rd Session 21 Feb 2005.

Dignitaries listening attentively to the address of H.E. President Kibaki
Dignitaries listen attentively to the address of H.E. President Kibaki.

GC session in full force
GC session in full force.

GC session in progress
GC session in progress.

H.E. President Kibaki addressing the Plenary
H.E. President Kibaki addresses the Plenary.

H.E. President Kibaki signs
H.E. President Kibaki signs the visitor's book.

High-level government delegateions
Chinese high-level government delegateions.

KIEMA Cultural Group from Tanzania
KIEMA Cultural Group from Tanzania.

Moment of silence commemorating tsunami victims
Moment of silence commemorating tsunami victims.

Mr. Toepfer, UNEP Executive Director H.E. Zeng Peiyan, Vice Premier of China, H.E. President Kibaki of Kenya, outgoing GC president Hon. Arcado Ntagazwa
Mr. Toepfer, UNEP Executive Director H.E. Zeng Peiyan, Vice Premier of China, H.E. President Kibaki of Kenya, outgoing GC president Hon. Arcado Ntagazwa.

Poster exhibition at 23rd Session of GC-GMEF
Delegates admire a poster exhibition at 23rd Session of GC-GMEF.

President Kibaki greeted by Master of Ceremony, UNEP spokesman Eric Falt
President Kibaki is welcomed by the Master of Ceremony, UNEP spokesman Eric Falt.

UNEP Executive Director delivering welcoming remarks
UNEP Executive Director delivering welcoming remarks.

UNEP Executive Director receives President Kibaki
UNEP Executive Director receives President Kibaki.

UNEP Executive Director welcomes the Kenyan Minister of Environment
UNEP Executive Director welcomes the Kenyan Minister of Environment.

UNEP Executive Director, Cristina Boelcke, Director of DRC, and Mr. Habib El Habr, Deputy Regional Director, UNEP-ROWA
UNEP Executive Director, Cristina Boelcke, Director of DRC, and Mr. Habib El Habr, Deputy Regional Director, UNEP-ROWA.

participants at the opening ceremony
Delegates at the opening ceremony.