Tribute to the Government and people of Malaysia
The Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Cartagean Protocol on Biosafety,
Having met in Kuala Lumpur from 23 to 27 February 2004, at the gracious invitation of the Government of Malaysia,
Deeply appreciating the especial courtesy and warm hospitality extended by the Government and the people of Malaysia to the ministers, members of delegations, observers and members of the Secretariat who attended the meeting,
Expresses its sincere gratitude to the Government of Malaysia and to its people for the cordial welcome that they accorded to the meeting and to those associated with its work, and for their contribution to the success of the meeting.