ANWARUL K. CHOWDHURY DESIGNATED SECRETARY-GENERAL
OF 2004 MEETING TO REVIEW ACTION PROGRAMME
FOR SMALL ISLAND STATES
NEW YORK, 9 December (UN Headquarters) -- Secretary-General Kofi A. Annan has designated Anwarul K. Chowdhury, Under-Secretary-General and High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States, as Secretary-General of the International Meeting for the ten-year review of the Barbados Programme of Action for the Sustainable Development of the Small Island Developing States. The ten-year review of the Programme of Action will be conducted in Mauritius from 30 August to 4 September 2004. The last review was held in Barbados in 1994.
* *** *