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Special Session of the General Assembly to Review and Appraise
the Implementation of Agenda 21

New York, 23-27 June 1997

Fact sheets received from UN Agency Partners:

As part of the preparation for Earth Summit +5, the CSD Secretariat requested the UN Agency Partners to provide brief information on their activities to implement Agenda 21. The information received is presented in the form of Fact Sheets .

Each Fact Sheet describes a major UN Agency programme in sustainable development, demonstrating the extent of international cooperation and commitment to Agenda 21 objectives. The text has been kept as close to the originals as possible. Comments and additional Fact Sheets are welcome. Additional Fact Sheets that are received will be included in this web site.

For comments or to submit new Fact Sheets, please contact the CSD Secretariat at

International Organizations:

  • Economic Commission for Africa - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (ECA)
  • Economic Commission for Europe - Geneva, Switzerland (ECE)
  • Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean - Santiago, Chile (ECLAC)
  • Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific - Bangkok, Thailand (ESCAP)
  • Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia - Amman, Jordan (ESCWA)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations - Rome, Italy (FAO)
  • Global Environment Facility (UNDP/UNEP/World Bank) - Washington, USA (GEF)
  • International Atomic Energy Agency - Vienna, Austria (IAEA)
  • International Civil Aviation Organization - Montreal, Canada (ICAO)
  • International Fund for Agricultural Development - Rome, Italy (IFAD)
  • International Labour Organization - Geneva, Switzerland (ILO)
  • International Maritime Organization - London, UK (IMO)
  • International Telecommunication Union - Geneva, Switzerland (ITU)
  • United Nations Centre for Human Settlements (Habitat) - Nairobi, Kenya (Habitat)
  • United Nations Children's Fund - New York, USA (UNICEF)
  • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development - Geneva, Switzerland (UNCTAD)
  • United Nations Development Programme - New York, USA (UNDP)
  • United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization - Paris, France (UNESCO)
  • United Nations Environment Programme - Nairobi, Kenya (UNEP)
  • United Nations Industrial Development Organization - Vienna, Austria (UNIDO)
  • United Nations Population Fund - New York, USA (UNFPA)
  • World Bank - Washington, USA (IBRD)
  • World Health Organization - Geneva, Switzerland (WHO)
  • World Meteorological Organization - Geneva, Switzerland (WMO)

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