Australian ex-foreign minister Downer replaced by Norwegian ex-foreign minister Eide
|A government spokesman for the [Greek Cypriot] Republic of Cyprus confirmed on Tuesday that Espen Barth Eide, a former Norwegian Foreign Minister, will be the new United Nations Secretary General’s special adviser on Cyprus, replacing Alexander Downer, a former Australian foreign minister.
It had been reported that Ban Ki-moon, the UN Secretary-General, was considering appointing a personal envoy to help get the CyProb negotiations off the ground.
Kuskor & CWE at International Birdfair in Rutland UK
As the Autumn migration kicks off in Cyprus and the loyal and new volunteering naturalists share their bird sightings, KUSKOR (North Cyprus Society for the Protection of Birds and Nature) and CWE (Cyprus Wildlife Ecology) are in Rutland UK promoting trips and birdwatching experiences in North Cyprus.
The International Birdfair now in its 26th year accomodates exhibitors from 51 countries and is one of the most popular birding and birdwatching shows in Europe.