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14 Jan 2013
Photo coverage in Barbados.

(IWC7) Plenty of networking opportunities between projects-Donna Spencer (GEFCrew, IWCAM) and Silvia Rafaelli (La Plata Basin) at the GEF International Waters Conference 7 (IWC7) in Barbados.

(IWC7) Astrid Hillers of the GEF Secretariat-In one of the plenary gatherings at the GEF International Waters Conference 7 (IWC7) in Barbados.

(IWC7) A small group discussion led by Mark Smith of IUCN-

(IWC7) Innovation market place-

(IWC7) Souvenirs-Participants actively promote their projects with creative, useful and earth-friendly giveaways, like this one from the GEFCrew project.

(IWC7) Small group discussion during a participant-led workshop of the International Waters Conference 7-

(IWC7) IW LEARN Project Manager Mish Hamid addresses the participants of the International Waters Conference 7-

(IWC7) Innovation market place-

(IWC7) Isabelle van der Beck, of the United Nations Environment Programme, asks a question during an International Waters Conference 7 Plenary Session-

(IWC7) Participants visit each other's booths during the International Waters Conference 7 Innovation Marketplace-Sergey Kudelya, Lake Baikal Project Manager, learns about the Pacific Integrated Water Resources Management Project from Marc Wilson, Regional Project Coordinator, Taaniela Kula, of the Government of Tonga.

(IWC7) Networking between sessions during the International Waters Conference 7-

(IWC7) Seven Chris's for the seven years of IWC-From left to right: Chris Cox, Chris Severin, Chris O'Brien, Christian Susan, Chris Corbin, Christoph Mor and Chris Patterson.

(IWC7) Astrid Hillers and Leah Karrer from the GEF Secretariat at the International Waters Conference 7-

(IWC7) Celebrating the passing of the International Waters Conference Cup-Guo Yinfang and Mame Dagou Diop celebrate the ceremonial passing of the next International Waters Conference to the Asia Pacific region.

(IWC7) Dr. Denis S. Lowe, Barbados Minister of Environment and Drainage, addresses the International Waters Conference 7-

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(IWC7) Astrid Hillers, of the GEF Secretariat, speaks during a plenary session of the International Waters Conference 7-

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(IWC7) The GEF Secretariat's Christopher Sevrin speaks during the International Waters Conference 7-

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(IWC7) Panelists address an International Waters Conference 7 Plenary Session-Panelists discuss the upcoming GEF 6 International Waters Strategy during the next GEF Replacement Phase.

(IWC7) And the award goes to...-Coral Triangle Knowledge Network for winning the IW WOW (website) competition and Amazon River project for best exhibit at the GEF International Waters Conference 7 (IWC7) in Barbados.

(IWC7) Plenary session of the International Waters Conference 7-

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(IWC7) Participant arriving at the International Waters Conference 7-

(IWC7) Working between sessions at the International Waters Conference 7-

(IWC7) Participant examines a booth during the International Waters Conference 7 Innovation Marketplace-Participants had the opportunity to explore the dozens of booths at the Innovation Marketplace and learn about the ongoing work of various GEF International Waters Projects.

(IWC7) Panelists present during an International Waters Conference 7 Plenary Session-During a plenary session entitled "Leveraging Recent Institutional and Legal Framework Developments to Benefit GEF International Waters Projects," panelists from various GEF Agencies share their unique perspectives.

(IWC7) Small groups work during International Waters Conference 7 targeted workshop-Groups discuss ways to use economic valuation as a tool to bridge the science-policy gap.

(IWC7) Participants at IW LEARN's Booth-Christoph Mor and Silvia Rafaelli at IW LEARN's booth during the International Waters Conference 7 (IWC7) Innovation Market Place.

(IWC7) Participants at the Main Plenary hall-participants keenly listening at the presentations been made

(IWC7) IW:LEARN Project Manager looking at the Agenda-Mish Hamid going thru the Agenda with some of the Participants

(IWC7) CREW project team having a discussion-Discussion on how waste management can be improved in the LAC region

(IWC7) IW:LEARN meets GCLME-Christian Susan of the Guinea Current LME project having a discussion with Mish Hamid from IW:LEARN

(IWC7) WOW Voting Process-Voting for the wonderful outstanding website(WOW) taking place at the IW:LEARN Booth

(IWC7) Participants looking at the Agenda on site-Participants keenly looking at the agenda and deciding what sessions to attend

(IWC7) Coral Triangle Initiative(CTI) project voting for their website-Voting for the wonderful outstanding website(WOW) taking place at the IW:LEARN Booth

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(IWC7) Side plenary discussion-Chris Severin addresses participants

(IWC7)-Participants enjoying the presentations

(IWC7)-Lake Victoria discussions

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