HC Deb 04 March 1997 vol 291 cc594-5W
21. Mr. Bayley

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment what reports the Government will submit to the UN special session in New York in June to review progress on implementing the decisions of the Rio de Janeiro Earth summit. [17022]

Mr. Gummer

A report setting out the United Kingdom's overall progress in implementing Agenda 21 will be presented to the special session. The report will also set out some of the Government's objectives for future action towards achieving sustainable development, and cross-refer to other relevant sources of information about the UK's approach.

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