Takes you back to our homepage Check out each governments national preparations around the world Links you to the Regional Preparatory Processes Links you to the Global Prep. Comms. as they happen Unravels www.earthsummit2002.org
A range of inter-active national review materials for governments & major groups Briefing papers on the key issues along with toolkits of information The archive of our monthly online newsletter, Network 2002 Arranged by majorgroup - links of the key players Our supporting partners from around the world
Stakeholder Forum's main event for Earth Summit 2002... An information resource for Multi-Stakeholder Processes Maps out the Sustainable Development agenda from Rio to Johannesburg An archive of every major decision and agreement on the Sustainable Development agenda Toolkits for each of the major UN Global Summits

World Resources Institute


Contact: Jonathan Lash


Web-site: www.wri.org


Aim: WRI’s aim is to move human society to live in ways that protect Earth’s environment and its capacity to provide for the needs and aspirations or current and future generations. Our specific goals are to:

  • Safeguard Earth’s climate from further harm;

  • Protect ecosystems upon which human well-being depends;

  • Reduce the use of materials and generation of wastes;

  • Guarantee all people’s access to environmental information and decisions regarding natural resources and the environment.

Key Projects: Biological Resources; Climate, Energy and Pollution; Economics; Information; Institutions & Governance; Management Institute for Environment and Business.


Future Projects: The Access Initiative; www.digitaldivedend.org


Key Partners: Environmental Management & Law Association; Corporacion Participa; Thailand Environment Institute; African Centre for Technology Studies


Geographical Coverage: Global