Provisional Agenda

SUNDAY, 28 MAY 2000

Meeting of the Bureaux of the Governing Bodies to UNEP
Informal consultations among Regional Groups (optional)



MONDAY, 29 MAY 2000


 

PLENARY

11. a.m.
Item 1: Opening of the session
Speakers: Ingvar Carlsson(Former Swedish Prime Minister)
  H.E.Mr. Rudolf Schuster (President of the Slovak Republic)
  Video-message from Kofi Annan (Secretary-General of the United Nations)
  Children from the Millenium International Children's Conference on the Environment
  Klaus Töpfer (Executive Director of UNEP)
Item 2: Organization of the session
Item 2 (a): Adoption of the agenda
Item 2 (b): Organization of the work of the session
LUNCHTIME (1.00 - 3.00 p.m.)        Side Events
MINISTERIAL CONSULTATION COMMITTEE OF SENIOR OFFICIALS
3.00 p.m. 3.00 p.m.
Item 4:  Major Environmental Challenges in the New Century. Item 7: Report of the Executive Director on the activities of the United Nations Environment Programme.
Moderator: Prof. Konrad von Moltke (Professor of Environmental Studies, Darmout College)  
Speakers: Prof. Mario Molina (Institute Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Item 9: Malmö Declaration
Dr. M.S. Swaminathan (Chairman, M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation).  
6.15 p.m. - 7.00 p.m Press Conference
7.30 p.m. Reception hosted by the Swedish Government

TUESDAY, 30 MAY 2000
 

MINISTERIAL CONSULTATION COMMITTEE OF SENIOR OFFICIALS
10.00 a.m. 10.00 a.m.
Item 5: Private Sector and the Environment.
Moderator: Dr. Lin See Yan, (former Deputy Governor of Bank Negara Malaysia)
Item 7: Report of the Executive Director on the activities of the United Nations Environment Programme
Speakers: Jürgen Dormann (CEO, Aventis) Item 9: Malmö Declaration
Masashi Kaneko (CEO, Nikko Securities)  
Gunnar Brock (President & CEO, TetraPak International) 
LUNCHTIME (1.00 - 3.00 a.m.)
3.00 p.m. 3.00 p.m.
Item 6: Civil Society-responsibility and role towards the environment in the globalised world.  Item 8: Contribution of UNEP to Agenda 21 and the Programme of the further Implementation of Agenda 21.

Item 9: Malmö Declaration. 

Moderator: Robert Lamb (Executive Director, TVE)  Item 10: Provisional agenda of the Global Ministerial Environment Forum/twenty-first session of the Governing Council of the UNEP 
Speakers: Yolanda Kakabadse (President, IUCN) 
Charles Alexander, (Senior International Editor, Time Magazine)
Martin Khor, (Director, Third World Network)
6.15 - 7.00  Press Conference
8.00 Working Dinner on "Rio +10"
Speaker:  H.E. Mr. Juan Mayr (Minister of the Environment, Colombia)
 

WEDNESDAY, 31 MAY 2000

PLENARY 

10.00 a.m.
Item 3: Credentials of representatives.
Item 9: Malmö Declaration.
Item 11: Adoption of the Report
COFFEE BREAK (11.45 a.m - 12.00 a.m.)
Item 12: Closure of the session
Speakers: 

 

H.E. Chief Olusegun Obasanjo (President of the Republic of Nigeria
  Birgitta Dahl (Speaker of the Swedish Parliament)
  H.E. Laszlo Miklos (President of the Governing Council of UNEP, Minister of Environment of the Slovak Republic)
  Klaus Töpfer (Executive Director of UNEP)

LUNCHTIME (1.00 - 3.00 p.m.)