The Malta-EU Steering and Action Committee, in collaboration with the Ministry for Tourism, Culture and the Environment and the Malta Environment and Planning Authority, organised a consultation session on the 7th EU Environment Action Programme. Participants were also briefed on the recent developments in preparation for the RIO 20, the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, taking place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, between June 20 and 22, 2012.
Representatives from NGOs, business associations, government officials from various entities, constituted bodies and other interested parties took part in this well attended session.
This consultation session, which was held on Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at Europe House, was addressed by The Hon. Mario de Marco, Minister for Tourism, Culture and the Environment.