Sixth Special Session of the Governing Council of the United Nations Environment Programme
With the attendance of Environmental Ministers from around the world, the first Global Ministerial Environment Forum - the Sixth Special Session of the Governing Council of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) will be held in Malmö, Sweden, from 29 to 31 May 2000. The session will open at 11 a.m. on Monday, 29 May 2000.
At the Forum, world Environmental Ministers will discuss major global environmental challenges in the new century as well as strategic policy responses to address such issues. The outcome of the Forum will be presented to the fifty-fifth session of the General Assembly - the Millennium Assembly.
Main themes for Ministerial consultation include:
For more information you can contact:
Beverly A. Miller
Secretary, Governing Council
Tel: 254 - 2 - 62 3411/ 3431
Fax: 254 - 2 - 62 3929/ 3748