Seventeenth Session of the Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD-17)
The Canadian Environmental Network (RCEN) selected one (1) ENGO and one (1) youth delegate to attend the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Session of the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD16/17) as well as a workshop organized by the Canadian Institute for Environmental Law and Policy, and an Intergovernmental Preparatory Meeting for the seventeenth session of the CSD (CSD17).
The CSD16/17 cycle focused on the following thematic issues: Agriculture, Rural development, Land, Drought, Desertification and Africa.
- ENGO Delegate - Randy Christensen (Ecojustice Canada)
- Youth Delegate - Joanna Dafoe (Sierra Youth Coalition)
CSD-17 Intergovernmental Preparatory Meeting: Final delegate report
Read the ENGO and Youth Joint Delegate Report for the CSD-17
To view reports for the first meeting which took place from May 5-16, 2008 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, please visit the consultation page here.
CIELAP Workshop: Achieving Resilient Agricultural Systems - Joint Delegate Report