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Biodiversity Policy & Practice

First meeting of the Plenary of the Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES-1)

21-26 January 2013 | Bonn, Germany
Highlights for Saturday, 26 January 2013
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IPBES

Saturday was the last day of the first plenary of IPBES.

In the morning and afternoon, the contact group on the rules of procedure and the contact group on an initial budget for IPBES met to finalize their work.

The plenary convened in the afternoon and evening. In the afternoon, delegates elected Zakri Abdul Hamid (Malaysia) as the first Chair of IPBES, and Robert Watson (UK) as vice-chair for Western Europe and Other States.

In the evening, the plenary took decisions on, among other things, the initial work programme, administrative and institutional arrangements, rules of procedure, and the initial budget. The meeting was closed at 7:25pm.

Please return to this site on Tuesday, 29 January 2013 for a summary and brief analysis of this meeting.

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Session Chair Alfred Oteng-Yeboah addressing the plenary
Plenary Session
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Zakri Abdul Hamid, Malaysia being congratulated for his election as the IPBES Chair
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From L-R: Ibrahim Thiaw, UNEP; Leonel Sierralta Jara, Vice-Chair, Chile; Alfred Oteng-Yeboah, Session Chair, Ghana; Neville Ash, UNEP; Masa Nagai, UNEP;  Nalini Sharma, UNEP
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Alfred Oteng-Yeboah, Session Chair, Ghana
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Chair Zakri Abdul Hamid, Malaysia
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Collins Oloya, Uganda
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Valeria González Posse, Argentina
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The IPBES-1 Secretariat
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Interpreters at work
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Your IPBES-1 ENB team with Session Chair Alfred Oteng-Yeboah

Contact Group: Rules of Procedure
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View of the room during the meeting of the Contact Group on Rules of Procedure
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Ana Maria Hernández Salgar, Colombia and Christine Schweizer, Australia
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Miriam Medel, Mexico
Jose Romero, Switzerland
Inger Holten, Norway
Mark Bohan, Ireland
Kevin Cash, Canada
Oliver Lewis, US
Fu Changua, China
Contact Group: Budget
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View of the room during the meeting of the Contact Group on the Initial Budget
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Ivar Andreas Baste, Norway and Spencer Thomas, Grenada
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The panel during the meeting of the Contact Group on the Initial Budget
Idunn Eidheim, Norway
Andreas Obrecht, Switzerland
Neville Ash, UNEP
Between Sessions
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Around the venue
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