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Monday, 10th January 2005
MORNING SESSION
Opening of the International Meeting Video - English
Statement by the Secretary-General of the International Meeting
Mr Anwarul K. Chowdhury, Secretary-General of the Mauritius International Meeting and United Nations Under-Secretary-General and High Representative
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MAURITIUS
Address by His Excellency Mr. Paul Raymond Bérenger G.C.S.K, Prime Minister of the Republic of Mauritius
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Organisational matters Video
UNTV Video: "The other side of Paradise" Video


Comprehensive review of the implementation of the Programme of Action for Sustainable Development of Small States:

Statements by Specialised Agencies/UN:
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Mr. Jacques Diouf, Director-General, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
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Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)
Mr. Hamdallah Zedan, Executive Secretary, Secretariat for the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)
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International Labour Organization (ILO)
Mrs. Dayina Mayenga -representative for Indian Ocean Countries of the International Labour Organization
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United Nations Population Fund (UNPF)
Ms. Hetty Sarjeant, representative of the United Nations Population Fund
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United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Ms. Barbara Bentein, Area Representative for Comoros, Madagascar and Mauritius of the United Nations Children's Fund
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United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS)
Dr. Desmond Johns, Director, Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, New York Office

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United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
Mr. Andrey VOLODIN, representative of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization

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Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC)
Mr. Rudolf Buitelaar, representative of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean

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International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
Dr. Cosmas L. Zavazava, representative of the International Telecommunication Union
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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Mr. Habib Ouane, representative of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
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Statements by Intergovernmental Organizations

INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION OF LA FRANCOPHONIE
Mr. Ridha Bouabid, representative of the International Organization of La Francophonie (IGO)

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INTERNATIONAL HYDROGRAPHIC ORGANIZATION
Rear Admiral Kenneth Barbor, Director, International Hydrographic Bureau
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Statements by Non-governmental Organizations
Asian and Pacific Coconut Community (APCC)
Dr. P. Rethinam, Executive Director, Asian and Pacific Coconut Community, Jakarta, Indonesia
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Southern Africa Development Community (SADC)
Dr. Prega Ramsamy, Executive Secretary of Southern Africa Development Community (SADC)
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Centre for Documentation, Research and Training for the South West Indian Ocean (CEDEFRI)
Mr. Pynee Chellapermal, Centre for Documentation, Research and Training for the South West Indian Ocean (CEDEFRI) - Reporting on the Civil Society Forum
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Pacific Concerns Resource Centre
Mr. Neil Netaf, Pacific Concerns Resource Centre - on the Pacific Region
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Caribbean Network for Integrated Rural Development
Ms. Zakya Uzoma Wadada, Caribbean Network for Integrated Rural Development - on the Caribbean Region
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Nature Seychelles
Mr. Nirmal Jivan Shah, Nature Seychelles - on the Atlantic and Indian Ocean, Mediteranian and South China Seas (AIMS) Region
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Caribbean Policy Development Centre
Mr. Gordon Bishpman, Caribbean Policy Development Centre - on international organizations
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AFTERNOON SESSION
3:00pm-6:00pm

PANEL DISCUSSION 1: "THE ENVIRONMENTAL VULNERABILITIES OF SMALL ISLAND DEVELOPING STATES"
Co-Chairpersons:
H.E. The Hon. Tagaloa Tuala Tagaloa, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of Samoa
H.E. The Hon. Marian Hobbs, Minister for Environmnet and Associate Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Offical Development Assistance, New Zealand

Moderator:
Mr. Klaus Topfer, Executive Director, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Video - English | Original - Part 1, Part 2 , Part 3
   



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