26 August 2002, Third Plenary meeting of the World Summit on Sustainable Development on the theme of biodiversity/ecosystem management
Fourth Plenary Meeting: Theme - Agriculture
South African Foreign minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma chairing the meeting
Chairperson of the Plenary Meeting, South African Foreign Minister, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma preparing before opening the meeting

Fourth Plenary Meeting
: Theme - Agriculture

Special Envoy of Secretary General, Jan Pronk on World Summit on Sustainable Development speaking Mr. Jan Pronk moderating
Mr. M.S. Swaminathan, Foundation of M.S. Swaminathan speaking Pedro Sanchez, Executive Director of the International Center for Research in Agroforestry

Fifth Plenary Meeting
- Cross-sectoral issues (Finance/Trade, Technology Transfer, Information/ Education/ Science, Consumption Patterns and Capacity Building)
Luis Gomez Echeverri, UNDP resident representing Cuba; Summit Secretary General, Nitin Desai; Srgang Kerim, Vice President of WSSD (The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia); Secretary of the Summit; Vadim Pefiliev at the fifth plenary meeting Srgang Kerim, Vice President of WSSD (The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia) at the fifth plenary meeting

Sixth Plenary Meeting
- Water and Sanitation, including an interactive discussion
Water and Sanitation discussion, Margaret Catley-Carlson, Chairperson of the Global Water Partnership Water and Sanitation discussion, Gourisankar Gosh, Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC).

Overall view of the Water and Sanitation discussion.

Seventh Plenary Meeting
- Energy
Mr Stephen Karekezi, African Energy Policy Research Network, Kenya Mr Thomas B. Johansson, Director, International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics, University of Lund, Sweden

Eighth Plenary Meeting
- Regional Implementation
Ms Brigita Schognemoue, Executive Secretary ECE Mr Jose Antonio Ocampo, Executive Secretary ECLAC.
Mr Kim Hak-Sen, Executive ESCAP. Mr K. Y. Amwako, Executive Secretary ECA
Ms Mervat M. Tallawy Executive Secretary ESCWA Mr Gus Speth, Moderator, speaking at the plenary meeting

Nineth Plenary Meeting
- Elections of Officers other than the President
Mrs. M. Robinson, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Hon. David Anderson, President of the Governing Council, United Nations Environment Programme
Dr. Gro H. Brundland, Director-General World Health Organization Sir Mark Moody Stuart, Chairman, Business Action for Sustainable Development
Mr. Juan Somavia, Director-General, International Labour Organization Mr. Marcel A. Boisard, Executive Director, UNITAR.
Mr. G.O. Obasi, Secretary-General, World Meteorological Organization Mr. M. Mohamed T. El Ashry, CEO/Chairman, Global Environment Facility.
Mme Anne Petitpierre, Vice-President, ICRC Mr. Ian Johnson, Vice-President, World Bank
Mr. Francesco Frangialli, Secretary-General, World Tourism Organization Dr. M. Hassan, Executive Director Third World Academy of Sciences
Mr. Amara Essy, Chairman of the African Union

Tenth Plenary Meeting
- Statement by non-state entities
Ms. Carol Bellamy, Executive Director, UNICEF Mr. Lennart Bage, President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
Mr Mark Malloch Brown, Administrator Ms. Anna Kajumulo Tibaijuka, Executive Director of HABITAT.
Dr. Najma Heptulla, President of Inter Parliamentary Union. Mr. Gerard Doornbos, President, Dutch Farmers' Association.
Mr. Hamdallah Zedan, Executive Secretary, Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD).