The World Summit on Sustainable Development organised by the United Nations (UN) in Johannesburg was held in August and September of 2002.



Image: Earth Summit 2002 by Dominic Alves

Information sourced from: 

The Water Project (2015), Water in Crisis – South Africa [online], Available from: [accessed 03/06/2015].

The Encyclopedia of Earth (2007), World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD), Johannesburg, South Africa [online], Available from: [accessed 18/06/2015]

United Nations (2012), Report of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development [online], Available from: [accessed 03/06/2015]

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