Entries for July 2004
Wetlands International hosted the Mid-Term workshops of the Ramsar Scientific and Technical Review Panel (STRP). A brief report is available on the Ramsar website.
Specialist Group Coordinators for July/August: Co-chairs Malcom Coulter and Wim Van den Bossche of the Stork, Ibis and Spoonbill Specialist Group.
The review shows the project highlights of our Species, Inventory, Wise Use and Capacity Building programmes over the past year. It includes a "spotlight" on the cross-cutting African/Eurasian Migratory Waterbird Flyways Project that was approved last year and will start implementation in 2005.
Wetlands International is delighted to congratulate Luc Hoffmann on the occasion of his receiving the International Association for Ecology (INTECOL) award, which was announced at the INTECOL dinner on 29th July (7th INTECOL International Wetlands Conference, Utrecht, The Netherlands).