G8 Environment Ministers met in Italy
The Environment Ministers from Italy, France, Germany, the United Kingdom, the United States, Japan, Canada, Russia, China, India, Brazil, Mexico, Indonesia, South Africa, Australia, the Republic of Korea and Egypt met from 22 to 24 April 2009 in Syracuse, Italy. Czech Environment Minister Martin Bursík represented the Czech EU Presiddency at the meeting. Combating climate change and the protection of biodiversity were two main issues to be discussed at the meeting.
Jakub Kašpar, photos by Jan Symon