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  • SA urged to welcome summit delegates South Africans should don the colours of the national flag and join the August 16 welcome celebrations for delegates attending the UN World Summit on Sustainable Development, SA Tourism chief executive Cheryl Carolus said on Wednesday.
  • No smoking at summit, says NGO
  • UN's 'risky' Earth Summit gambit The United Nations' strategy for the World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD) is a risk, a senior UN official says.
  • World Summit - we're ready! say Johannesburg.
  • Sweden donates R10m to Summit
  • Media and general alert for international seminar on Summit outcomes: 16 and 17 May 2002
  • UN Secretary-General names five key areas where Johannesburg Summit can make a real difference
    14 May 2002: Water and sanitation, energy, health, agriculture, biodiversity: these are the five key areas where concrete results can and must be obtained at this August's World Summit on Sustainable Development, according to United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan.
    Read the full text of the speech
  • Free State road show for Johannesburg Summit
    13 May 2002: The Road to Johannesburg national road show to celebrate the country's hosting of the World Summit on Sustainable Development takes place in Bloemfontein on 17 and 18 May. Full programme for Free State road show
  • Read the full text of the United Nations Millennium Declaration
  • Johannesburg Summit preparations on track3 May 2002: With just three months to go, Jowsco is firmly on track with preparations to meet the 65 000 participants expected at the upcoming World Summit on Sustainable Development.




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