2nd session of the Commission on Sustainable Development
The second session was opened by the retiring Chairman, Mr. Razali Ismail, Ambassador of Malaysia, who presided over the election of a new Bureau.
The members elected:
New Chairman: Mr. Klaus Topfer
Germany's Minister for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety
Other members of the Bureau included:
- Ms. Savitri Kunadi (India);
- Ambassador Tunguru Huaraka (Namibia);
- Dr. Maciej Nowicki (Poland); and
- and Minister Sergio Florencio (Brazil).