First Meeting of the Parties
Geneva, Switzerland 17-19 January 2007
Mr. Marek Belka, Executive Secretary of the UNECE (center).
On his left: Mr. Mihaly Kadar, Chairman of the Working Group on Water and Health, Hungary; Ms. Francesca Bernardini, Secretary of the UNECE Water Convention, UNECE/WHO-EURO Joint secretariat of the Protocol; Mr. Roger Aertgeerts, WHO-EURO Regional Adviser Water and Sanitation, UNECE/WHO-EURO Joint secretariat of the Protocol.
On his right: Mr. Roberto Bertollini, Director of the Special Programme on Health and Environment, WHO-EURO; Mr. Kaj Barlund, Director of the Environment Housing and Land Management (EHLM) Division of the UNECE; Mr. Keith Bull, Team Leader EHLM Division of the UNECE.
Roundtable on the The Human Right to Water and the Protocol on Water and Health: making access to water a reality.
From left to right: Mr. Roger Aertgeerts, UNECE/WHO-EURO Joint secretariat;
Ms. Anna Tsvetkova, European ECO-Forum; Mr. Ulrik Halsteen, Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights;
Mr. Joaqun de Arstegui, Ambassador, Deputy Permanent Representative of Spain at the United Nations, Geneva;
Ms. Maria Francisca Ize-Charrin, Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights;
Mr. Franois Mnger (moderator), Senior Water Advisor, Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation;
Ms. Francesca Bernardini, UNECE/WHO-EURO Joint secretariat;
Ms. Hannele Nyroos, Counsellor, Ministry of the Environment, Finland;
Mr. Bart Ouvry, Deputy Permanent Representative of Belgium at the United Nations, Geneva.
From left to right: Ms. Lucia Ana Varga, Chairperson of the first Meeting of the Parties, Romania;
Ms. Francesca Bernardini, UNECE/WHO-EURO Joint secretariat; Mr. Roger Aertgeerts, UNECE/WHO-EURO Joint secretariat.