national Preparations  
National Assessment Reports
National Activities and Press

National WSSD Websites

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--- Undertake national assessments
--- Raise awareness and mobilize stakeholders at national and local levels


National Assessment Reports


Completed National Assessment Reports

Proposed Framework for National Assessments prepared by the Summit Secretariat to guide countries with their national assessment.

  Completed National Councils for Sustainable Development (NCSD) Reports and Alternative National Rio+10 Reports - these assessment reports are recognized by their respective governments as the official Rio+10 report, or as part of the official preparatory process, and reports that are multi-stakeholder alternatives to the official government Rio+10 reports.


National ACTIVITIES AND press


UN's Official Johannesburg Summit site has a comprehensive list of links to National Media on the WSSD and a
list of c
ountries that have launched National Preparatory Processes.

Major Groups Efforts at the National Level


Summit Preparatory Process in Sudan


Jordanís WSSD Chat Room

UNDP Press Release
AMMAN, 12 August 2001 ó An electronic chat room was launched by the National Information Center (NIC), in cooperation with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), to engage Jordanís development community in national preparations for the World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD) in South Africa in 2002. The WSSD electronic discussion forum can be accessed through 


Sustaining Our Communities Ė International Local Agenda 21 Conference

This conference will take place from 3-6 March 2002 in Adelaide, Australia. This conference will provide a forum to discuss approaches to sustainable development and advise Australia's input to the Johannesburg Summit 2002. For more information visit:



National WSSD Websites

OECD/DAC Donor-Developing Country Dialogues on National Strategies for Sustainable Development -


Australia -

Canada -

Denmark -

Germany -

Jordan -

India -

Indonesia -

Israel -

Nepal -

New Zealand -

Switzerland -

United Kingdom -

United States - and


The Bangkok Sub-Regional Resource Facility (SURF) is managing WSSD web-pages for countries in Northeast, South and Southeast Asia. These pages are accessible through:


Visegrad Group V4 - Evaluates the progress of Agenda 21 implementation in Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland and Hungary since Rio - 






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