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World Summit on Sustainable Development, Johannesburg, September 2002


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E-Conference Organizers

The E-conference is hosted by:

The Agriculture Department of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), in collaboration with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), and in close consultation with:

  • other Technical Departments of FAO, including the Rural Development Division (SDA), especiallly the Land Tenure and Rural Institutions and Participation Services and the Legal Office (LEG);
  • The Popular Coalition to Eradicate Hunger and Poverty, Secretariat, IFAD Rome;
  • International Partners for Sustainable Agriculture (IPSA), Washington D.C. (NGO Caucus);
  • the Sustainable Agriculture and Natural Resource Management Collaborative Research Support Program (SANREM CRSP) of the University of Georgia, USA; and,
  • UN Economic and Social Development Department (UNDESA), New York.


Sally Bunning, Land and Water Development Division (AGL), FAO, and Thomas Price, Agriculture Department (AGD), and Tom Forster, IPSA (CCD NGO Caucus).

E-Team for Guidance and Outreach:

Parviz Koohafkan, FAO (contact point, Task Manager Chapter 10); Timo Maukonen, UNEP (contact point, Task Manager Chapter 12); Santiago Funes, FAO (contact point, Task Manager Chapter 14); the Popular Coalition; Linda Elswick, IPSA; Constance Neely, SANREM; Nora McKeon, NGO Liaison Officer, FAO; Jon Lindsay, Legal Office, FAO; David Palmer, Land Tenure Service, FAO; Alemneh Dejene, Sustainable Development Department, FAO.


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