PRESS CONFERENCES

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Press Conference: United States Congressmen
29 August 2002
From left to right are Congressman Blumenaur of Oregon, Congressman Kucinich of Ohio, Congressman Miller of California and Governor Brown, Mayor of Oakland at the press conference

Press Conference: Global Consultative Process on Agricultural Science
29 August 2002

Mr.Sergio Jelliner ; Ian Johnson, Vice President, Sustainable Development World Bank. Bob Watson, Chief Scientist and Advisor, Sustainanble Development , World Bank; Mr. Francisco Reifsheider, Director CGIAR . Mr. Bob Watson speaking

Press Conference: European Union Major Partnership Announcement
29 August 2002

European Union Press conference From Left to Right are Michael Cuetis; Mr. Poul Nielson, Commissioner for EU Development and Humanitarian Aid; Mr. Carsten Staur; Mr. Hans Christian Schmidt, Danish Minister for Environment and EU Presidency and Ms. Yasso Papandreou, Minster for Environment, Physical Planning and Public Works, Greece. Mr. Christian Schmidt at the press conference
Commissioner Poul Nielson speaking Minister Yasso Papandreou speaking at the press conference.

Press Conference: General Briefing
29 August 2002
Mr. Jeffery Sachs, Special Advisor to the UN Secretary-General.

Press Conference: Daily Noon Briefing by the Spokeswoman of the Summit
29 August 2002

Mr. Jan Pronk, Special Envoy of the WSSD Secretary-General, speaking. From left to right are Mr. Jan Pronk, Special Envoy of the WSSD Secretary-General and Ms. Susan Markham, Spokeswoman of the Summit.

Press Conference: Daily Noon Briefing by the Spokesperson of the Summit
29 August 2002

From left to right are Mr. Rod Crompton, Deputy Director General, Department of Minerals and Energy, Ms. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Minister of Minerals and Energy and Mr. Essop Pahad, Minister in the Office of the President at the press briefing Ms. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Minister of Minerals and Energy, speaking at the briefing

Press Conference: Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research
29 August 2002

Dr Geoffrey Hawtin, International Plant Genetic Resources Institute (Italy) speaking at the press conference Dr. Chris Higgins, Imperial College (UK), speaking at the press conference.

Press Conference: United States Delegation: Us Partnership for Sustainable Development
29 August 2002
United States delegation at the Press conference.
Press Conference: Farmers growing food Sustainably
29 August 2002
Mr. Percy Schmeiser, farmer in Canada; Prof Terje Traavik, Director, Norwegian Institute for Gene Ecology;Tom Forester; Ms. Lucy Mulenkei, Director, Indigenous Information Network, Kenya; Ms Victoria Taul-Corpuz, Tetebba Foundation, Philippines and Pat Moony.
Press Conference: Brazilian Energy Initiative
29 August 2002
Brazilian Energy Initiative press conference.
Press Conference: Can Information and Communication Technology pave the way for Sustainable Development
29 August 2002
From left to right are Mr. Gerry Morvell Executive Policy Adviser, Department of Economic and Social Affairs; Mr. VS Arunachalam, Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Engineering and Public Policy, Materials Science and Engineering and Mr. Raj Reddy, Herbert Simon University Professor in Computer Science (Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University).
Press Conference: Weather, Water and Climate for Sustainable Development
29 August 2002
Prof. Godwin O. P. Obasi, Secretary General of the World Meteorological Organization at the press conference.
Press Conference: ZAYED International Proze for the Environment
29 August 2002
Press briefing on Zayed International Prize for the Environment.

Press Conference: International Rask Force on Global Public Goods
29 August 2002
Mr. Sven Sandstrom, Secretary of the International Task Force on Global Public Goods and former Managing Director of the World Bank; and Mrs. Gun-Britt Anderson, State Secretary for International Development Cooperation after the press conference.

Press Conference: Group Like-Minded MegaDiverse Countries
29 August 2002
Press conference about Megadiverse Countries

Press Conference: Climate Change and Agricultural Vulnerability
29 August 2002
From left to right are: Mr. Leen Hordijk, Director of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and Dr. Mahendra Shah, coordinator of UN Relations and Senior Scientist, IIASA.

Press Conference: World Forum of Youth, Morocco
29 August 2002
Press conference of Youth Moroccos

Press Conference: Protecting Intellectual Property Rights of Indigenous People
29 August 2002
Mr. Romeo Saganesh, Director of Quebec relations for the Grand Council of the Crees; Mr. Skada Saenmi, Spokesperson for Hill Tribes of Thailand and Director of Inter-Mountain Peoples Education and Culture in Thailand; Ms. Joji Carino, Tebtebba Foundation; Douglas Nakishima, UNESCO; Mr. Hohepa Kereopa, Elder and representative of Moari Traditional Healers in New Zealand; Dr. Meteo Leach, Director of Te Kete a Tinin Rauhanga (Investigation of the Native Medicinal Flora used by Moari traditional Healers) and Lecturer at Waikato University New Zealand); Prof. Catherine Odora-Hoppers, Professor at the University of Pretoria and Consultant for the World property Organization; and Themba Smuts a San Representative