2 October 2004, Issue No. 1
WELCOME TO ALL PARTICIPANTS
The CITES Secretariat welcomes each and every one
of you to the 13th meeting of the Conference of the Parties. We
are pleased to inform everyone that a great majority of the 166
Parties to CITES will be represented in this meeting. This high
participation has been achieved through the financial support provided
by the following countries and organizations to the Sponsored Delegates
Project for delegates from the least developed countries, developing
countries and countries with economies in transition.
This is your first issue of the Daily Journal. This
publication will list the daily working programme, as well as any
meetings and social events taking place each day of the Conference.
It will be available from 8:30 a.m. in the documentation distribution
area, at the registration desk and at various locations of the Queen
Sirikit National Convention Center.
Plenary 2 and 3
|Press briefing (for press only)
||Opening press briefing with the Minister of Natural
Resources and the Environment of Thailand, the UNEP Executive
Director and the CITES Secretary-General
Plenary 2 and 3
If you would like a meeting or social event to be
listed in the Daily Journal, please ensure that written details
of the title, time and location of your meeting or event are given
to Ms Alice Burke of the CITES Secretariat, telephone extension
no. 3028, or placed in the Daily Journal pigeon hole by 5:30 p.m.
at the latest on the day before the meeting (earlier, if possible).
If you want to organize a press conference or a press briefing,
please contact Mr Juan Carlos Vasquez, Mr Michael Williams or Ms
Fatma Gordon of the CITES Secretariat at the Media Centre, telephone
extension nos. 3040, 3041 or 3042.
If you wish to arrange a location for your meeting, please contact
Ms Marie-France Barreto of the CITES Secretariat, telephone extension
If you want to distribute a document on behalf of a Party, please
contact Mr Laurent Gauthier or Ms Maritza Campos of the CITES Secretariat,
telephone extension no. 3016 or 3017.
If an organization has any questions or wants to distribute a document,
please contact Mr Steve Nash of the CITES Secretariat, telephone
Please note that all summary records of the Plenary and Committee
sessions will be placed on the CITES website each day as soon as
they become available.
All issues of the Daily Journal:
- Saturday, 2 October 2004, Issue No. 1
- Sunday, 3October 2004, Issue No. 2
- Monday, 4 October 2004, Issue No. 3
- Tuesday, 5 October 2004, Issue No. 4
- Wednesday, 6 October 2004, Issue No. 5
- Thursday, 7 October 2004, Issue No. 6
- Friday, 8 October 2004, Issue No. 7
- Monday, 11 October 2004, Issue No. 8
- Tuesday, 12 October 2004, Issue No. 9