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Health, poverty, and sanitation to feature highly in world summit

BMJ 2002; 325 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.325.7361.405 (Published 24 August 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;325:405
  1. Pat Sidley
  1. Johnanesburg

    A bedraggled, barely clothed man, his small packages tied to his back, walks past grand houses near the Wanderers Club—a country club in the north of Johannesburg where major sections of the forthcoming world summit will take place.

    He and several others like him have had to move from this opulent area, where he makes his “bed” in the open, to make way for the cars, delegates, and dignitaries of the summit who have come to discuss poverty, resources, and the health of the planet and …

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