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The Challenges of Freshwater:
A Dialogue

Location: Conference Room 4
Time: 9:45 a.m. - 12 noon , Thursday 12 December 2002

    Video Presentation 
  • "Water, A Drop of Life"
    Opening Remarks:  
  • Ms. Louise Fréchette, Deputy Secretary-General
  • H.E. Mr. Talbak Nazarov, Foreign Minister of Tajikstan
  • Mr. Shashi Tharoor, Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information
  • Mr. Nitin Desai, Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs
  • H.E. Ms. June Clarke, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Barbados to the United Nations, Vice President of the UN General Assembly
  • H.E. Mr. Milos Alcalay, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Venezuela to the United Nations, Chair of G-77 and China
  • Mr. Gourisankar Ghosh, Executive Director, Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council

    Questions From the Floor

    11:30 a.m. Water Songs

  • By Pete Seeger and Bob Reid, and the Children's Choir of the United Nations International School

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