Environmental Audit Committee

20 October 2003


WORLD SUMMIT ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT 2002: FROM RHETORIC TO REALITY

PUBLICATION OF REPORT

The Committee is to publish its Twelfth Report of Session 2002-03, World Summit on Sustainable Development 2002: From Rhetoric to Reality, at 11am on Thursday 23 October 2003.

Copies of the Report will be posted to all those who gave written or oral evidence to the Committee's inquiry.  Alternatively, witnesses or representatives of the media may arrange, by telephoning 020 7219 6150 in advance, to collect a copy from the Reception at 7 Millbank from 11am on Thursday 23 October 2003.

Once the Report has been published, copies can be obtained from TSO outlets and from the Parliamentary Bookshop, 12 Bridge Street, Parliament Square, London SW1A 2JX (020 7219 3890) by quoting House of Commons No. 98.

The text of the Report will also be available from approximately 3.30pm onwards on Thursday 23 October on the Committee's Internet homepage:

www.parliament.uk/parliamentary_committees/environmental_audit_committee.cfm

Notes for Editors

1. The Committee announced its inquiry into the World Summit on Sustainable Development 2002: From Rhetoric to Reality in a press release on 28 October 2002.

2. Prior to the Summit, the Committee published a report on The UK Preparations for the World Summit on Sustainable Development on 26 March 2002.

3. The Committee delegation report, Johannesburg and Back: The World Summit on Sustainable Development - Committee Delegation Report on Proceedings can be found by clicking here