NEW ZEALAND


1. MINISTRY FOR THE ENVIRONMENT

ESTABLISHED: n/a

MISSION: High-level coordination of domestic sustainable development issues is undertaken by the Ministry of the Environment in conjunction with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade and the Department of Conservation.

MEMBERSHIP: n/a

2. UNCED IMPLEMENTATION OFFICIALS GROUP

ESTABLISHED: n/a

MISSION: To coordinate domestic implementation of Agenda 21 and prepare reports to the CSD.

MEMBERSHIP:

a. COMPOSITION (Number of members per sector):

Ministries and governmental agencies:    9
Non-Governmental Organizations:          *
Academic/Research Institutions:          1
Business/Productive Sector:              0
Others:                  	           0
TOTAL NUMBER OF MEMBERS:		          10
*Note: NGOs involved through informal consultations.

b. LIST OF MEMBERS/ORGANIZATIONS:

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Ministry for the Environment
Department of Conservation
Ministry of Forestry
Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries
Department of Health
Ministry of Commerce
Ministry of Research, Science and Technology
Ministry of Maori Development
Crown Research Institutes