HONDURAS


1. CONSEJO NACIONAL DEL DESARROLLO SOSTENIBLE (NATIONAL COUNCIL OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT)

ESTABLISHED: 13 September 1994

MISSION: To integrate the concept of sustainable development in the political, economic and ecological decisions of National Policies as established in the Rio Agreements, especially in Chapter 38 of Agenda 21, and in the resolutions taken by the Central-American Presidents during a regional meeting held in Guacimo, Costa Rica.

MEMBERSHIP:

a. COMPOSITION (Number of members per sector):

Ministries and governmental agencies:   	5
Non-Governmental Organizations:         	0
Academic/Research Institutions:         	1
Business/Productive Sector:    	3
Others:                        	0
TOTAL NUMBER OF MEMBERS:       		9
b. LIST OF MEMBERS/ORGANIZATIONS:
The presidential delegate to the Central American Council for Sustainable 
Development
The coordinator of the Economic Cabinet of the Government and other related 
members
The State Secretary of Foreign Affairs
The State Secretary of the Environment
The President of the Central Bank of Honduras
One representative of the Business Council of Honduras
One representative of workers' organizations
One representative of small farmers' organizations
One representative of the Higher Education Council