ENVIRONMENTAL AUDIT COMMITTEE

18 July 2006 TRADE, DEVELOPMENT AND THE ENVIRONMENT


18 July 2006 TRADE, DEVELOPMENT AND THE ENVIRONMENT

International Trade and the WTO

Thursday 20 July 2006 at 10.10am

Evidence will be heard from:

10.10am: CBI
11am: Officials from DTI and Defra

The meeting will be held in Committee Room 8, House of Commons.

Notes for Editors

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The Environmental Audit Committee

Under the terms of the Standing Order No. 152A the Environmental Audit Committee is to consider to what extent the policies and programmes of government departments and non-departmental public bodies contribute to environmental protection and sustainable development: to audit their performance against such targets as may be set for them by her Majesty's Ministers; and to report thereon to the House. The Committee was set up on 13 July 2005.