To mark the World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg, this television debate undertakes an audit of what has been achieved since 1992 summit in Rio. It will also feature in-depth discussion on the major issues and challenges for future sustainable development.
Participants in the debate include:
Robert Watson, Chief Scientist, World Bank;
Sunita Narain, Director, Centre for Science & Environment;
Professor Jeffrey Sachs, Harvard University;
Tom Burke, Adviser to UK Deputy Prime Minister;
Bjorn Lomberg, Author, The Sceptical Environmentalist;
Vandana Shiva, Founder, Research Foundation for Science, Technology and Ecology;
Poul Nielson, European Commissioner, Development;
Martin Kohr, 3rd World Development Network, Malaysia.