About DSDS
Steering Committee
Distinguished Speakers
- 3 Feb. 2005
- 4 Feb. 2005
- 5 Feb. 2005
Partners and Sponsors
Side events
Summit bulletin
Media coverage
Useful Information
- DSDS 2004
- DSDS 2003
- DSDS 2002
- DSDS 2001
- Silver jubilee

Relevant Publications
Business unusual
championing corporate social responsibility
Inaugural address by
HE Mr Olafur Ragnar Grimsson
President of the Republic of Iceland
3 February 2005


Mr BØrge Brende
Hon'ble Minister for Trade and Industry
Government of Norway

Mr Mark Malloch Brown
Administrator, UNDP

Mr Kamal Nath
Hon'ble Minister for Commerce and Industry,
Government of India

Dr Jose Antonio Ocampo
Under Secretary General - Economic and Social Affairs, UN

Dr Jan P Pronk
Special Envoy of the UN Secretary-General

Mr A Raja
Hon'ble Minister for Environment & Forests,
Government of India

Prof Jeffrey D Sachs
Director - Earth Institute and
Special Advisor to the Secretary-General of the UN

Prof. Klaus Töpfer
Executive Director UNEP, Nairobi


Programme Highlights
Ministerial Sessions
- Global sustainability: challenges for developed and developing Countries - Sectoral linkages in attaining Sustainability

Plenary Sessions
- Stakeholders' panorama: are we steering development towards global sustainability?
- India in a global context
- Water supply, health & hygiene
- Rural energization for poverty alleviation
- Agriculture for sustainable livelihoods
- Science and technology for global sustainability
- Concluding Session

Keynote Address
- The Greenhouse Effect and its Climatic Consequences

The Summit Secretariat
TERI, Darbari Seth Block
Habitat Place, Lodhi Road
New Delhi – 110 003, India
Tel. (+91 11) 2468 2100 or 2468 2111
Fax (+91 11) 2468 2144 or 2468 2145
E-mail dsds@teri.res.in

List of Registered Attendees


Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India

Ministry of Environment and Forests, Government of India

The Royal Netherlands Embassy, India

The Royal Norwegian Embassy, India

United Nations Development Programme

World Business Council for Sustainable Development


The World Bank

Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council, Geneva

Department for Environment
Food and Rural Affairs

International Development Research Centre, India

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited, India

Coca-Cola India


National Thermal Power Corpn Ltd

Shell India Private Limited, India
Function Host

Air India

Media Partners

The Bellagio Forum for Sustainable Development

Outlook India