29 Apr 2011
Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, President, Republic of Indonesia
|29 Apr 2011||
Agus Purnomo, Special Staff to the President of Republic Indonesia for Climate Change
|29 Apr 2011||
Ahmed Djoghlaf, Executive Secretary, Convention on Biological Diversity
Due to limited seating, all media participation at the Summit is subject to accreditation. Accreditation is strictly reserved for members of the press – print media, photo, radio, TV, film and news agencies, who fully meet the media accreditation requirements.
Accreditation details will be released shortly and accreditation will be granted upon presentation of valid press credentials including:
Access to media facilities, services and media opportunities will be available only to accredited media representatives.
The assigned Media Room will offer limited internet access for accredited media and broadcasters. As the Media Room will be entirely paperless, no printers or paper will be provided. All attending media representatives will be required to bring their own flash-drives for downloading of information from the web.
Additional dedicated Internet access is also available on a pay-per-use basis at the venue.
All press statements, speeches and announcements will be disseminated through the Media Room and through this website.
Media are responsible for their own accommodation and hotel reservations. They must comply with the terms and conditions of booking for each hotel, including payment and cancellation. All visiting media will enjoy the same privileged rates as attending Summit delegates at the assigned conference hotels. The rates will be published here and are on a first come first serve basis, and are subjected to availability.
The media are strongly encouraged to confirm their hotel reservations as soon as possible as occupancy is expected to be very high during the period.
Responsibility of Personal Belongings and Storage
The Summit Organiser is not liable for any loss of or damage to real or personal property (including loss of use of that property) however caused.
Please note that there are no storage facilities available for media equipment during the Summit.
Media should be appropriately dressed at all times.
The organizers supports and encourages the observation of environmental efforts, including the overall reduction in the use of paper.
Past Press Releases
|Global Business Leaders commit to a manifesto concluding the B4E Summit entitled The Green Imperative|
|First Solar Secures Financing for 53 Megawatt Solar Power Plant in Germany
|‘Sustaining Life’ Identifies Huge Losses to Medical Science from the Decline and Extinction of the World’s Nature-Based Assets|
|Environmental leaders and champions gather in Singapore for the B4E Global Summit 2008 in a coalition against climate change|
|Winners of UNEP Champions of the Earth Awards 2008 Call for Urgent Action on Climate Change|
|Press launch of the new book, titled “Paradise Drowning”, by President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom of the Maldives|
|Illegal trade in Ozone Depleting Substances Huge Challenge in Asia Pacific, Study Finds|
|Government, NGO and Business Leaders Convene in Singapore to Discuss Action on Climate Change. Speakers include HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco, President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom of Maldives, and Former Prime Minister of Sweden Göran Persson.|
|Business leaders and environmental champions convene in Singapore for the second B4E – Business for the Environment Global Summit.|
|Climate change link 2008 Champions of the Earth award winners. Green achievers from Bangladesh to New Zealand will be honored at international award ceremony in April in Singapore.|
Past Speeches and Statements
|HE Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, President of the Republic of Maldives
|Georg Kell, Executive Director, UN Global Compact
|Achim Steiner, Executive Director, UN Environment Programme
|Mah Bow Tan, Minister for National Development, Singapore