Second Meeting on Environment Protection Held [Archives:2002/06/Local News]

February 4 2002

The second meeting of the national committee for preparing the 2nd conference for the Earth Summit was held at the general corporation neighborhood in Johannesburg, in South Africa today.
“The meeting aims at displaying the achievements performed by the concerned bodies and forming a working team to prepare the national report and discussing the coming period programs, the Chairman of the General Cooperation for the Environment Protection, Mohammed Saeed al-Mashjari said.
Several issues are going to be discussed in the meeting such as, water problems, natural resources, population, poverty in addition to the role of non-governmental organizations to protect and preserve the environment.