NBC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 25, 2002
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.
(Johannesburg: Ron Allen) This week's gathering in South Africa of world leaders for the earth summit to tackle the world's worst environmental problems featured; details given of the reaction to President Bush's decision not to attend; scenes shown from a poor South African black township where environmental conditions have been improved. [London's Imperial College professor Michael GRUBB- says climate change is a serious problem.] [Friends of the Earth Mike CHILDS- says the US cannot look the other way.]
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