Environmental Audit Committee

06 February 2002

UK Preparations for the World Summit

on Sustainable Development:

Schedule for Oral Evidence

 All sessions will take place in the Palace of Westminster in Committee Room 20.

These sessions will be open to the public on a first come, first served basis.  If you wish to confirm these details closer to the meeting please telephone the Committee Information Line on 020 7219 2033.

Wednesday 13 February

4.20pm:    UNED-UK (United Nations Environment and Development - UK Committee) + 2 representatives from environmental and development NGOs (to be confirmed).

5.20pm: (approx):Business Action for Sustainable Development (BASD) and the Local Government International Bureau (LGIB)

Monday 4 March

4.20pm:    Rt Hon. John Prescott MP, Deputy Prime Minister and First Secretary of State

Wednesday 6 March

9.30am:    Rt Hon.Clare Short MP, Secretary of State for International Development

Wednesday 20 March

4.20pm:    Rt Hon. Margaret Beckett, Secretary of State for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs