Special Session of the General Assembly
to Review and Appraise the Implementation of Agenda 21
23-27 June 1997

The International Institute for Sustainable Development presents an informal clearinghouse of information on the 19th Special Session of the United Nations General Assembly.

Linkages Portal to the World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg, 2002.

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Earth Negotiations Bulletin UNGASS Summary

Available in PDF ,HTML orASCII format.

FRENCH Summary

Vol. 5 No. 83 - Monday, 23 June HTML - PDF - ASCII

Late Breaking News
from Earth Summit +5

Vol. 5 No. 84 - Tuesday, 24 June HTML - P DF - ASCII

Photos and Real Audio
from the Special Session

(including statements from the closing plenary)

Vol. 5 No. 85 - Wednesday, 25 June HTML - PDF - ASCII

Official Documentation

Vol. 5 No. 86 - Thursday, 26 June HTML - PDF - ASCII

List of Speakers

Vol. 5 No. 87 - Friday, 27 June HTML - PDF - ASCII

Essential Reading for the Special Session

Earth Negotiations Bulletin Summary of CSD-5 -- PDF or ASCII

Vol. 5 No. 88 - Monday, 30 June SUMMARY
Proposed Outcome of the Special Session. (A/S-19/14)
Text of the Proposed Draft Political Statement (A/S-19/CRP.1)

NGO Suggested Amendments to the Outcome for the Special Session


Other Sources of Information about the Special Session

Earth Negotiations Bulletin coverage of the CSD

UN Secretariat's Earth Summit +5 Web Site

Statements delivered during the Special Session.

International Institute for Sustainable Development's Web Site

NGO Steering Committee for the Commission on Sustainable Development Web Site

Outreach '97: NGO daily publication about the CSD and UNGASS

Advance Unedited Text, 1 July 1997, of the "Programme for the Further Implementation of Agenda 21

Updated 11 July 1997