APIA TO HOST PREPARATORY MEETING FOR WORLD DEVELOPMENT SUMMIT

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BANGKOK, Thailand (August 24, 2001 - PINA Nius Online)---The South Pacific preparatory meeting for the 2002 World Summit on Sustainable Development will be held in Apia, Samoa, September 5-7.

It will be hosted by the South Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP).

The Asian Development Bank, the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, the United Nations Development Program and the United Nations Environment Program confirmed the schedule for Asia-Pacific meetings.

Two concurrent meetings are being held in each venue: the first involving representatives of the main civil society groups and the second with government representatives.

Pacific Islands News Association (PINA) Website: http://www.pinanius.org 

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