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Joint Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Abidjan Convention and the Nairobi Convention, Joint COP 8/ 5 Meeting. Johannesburg, South Africa, 5 – 8 November 2007


Speech of the Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme
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Speech by the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Environment, Comoros, during the launch of the Nairobi Convention Clearinghouse and Information Sharing System
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Speech by Proffessor James Ole Kiyapi, head of the Kenyan delegation and Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources during the launch of the Regional Environment Assessment Guidelines
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Press Releases

Conservation of Coastal and Marine Ecosystems in Western Indian Ocean Streamlined through a New Consortium Launch in Johannesburg.


The “Consortium for Conservation of Coastal and Marine Ecosystems in Western Indian Ocean”, (WIO-C) is a joint initiative by IUCN, WWF, WIOMSA, CORDIO, WCS, UNEP-Nairobi Convention, IOC-Indian Ocean Commission, NEPAD and IOCUNESCO, aimed at developing synergistic partnerships that will advance marine research, conservation and management in the Western Indian Ocean region.
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