UN conference on sustainable development UNCSD 2012 - Rio+20 earth summit

Type:
Meeting or Conference
Organizer:
United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD)
Date:
20-24 Jun 2012
Location:
Brazil (Rio de Janeiro)
The Conference seeks three objectives: securing renewed political commitment to sustainable development, assessing the progress and implementation gaps in meeting already agreed commitments, and addressing new and emerging challenges.

The Member States have agreed on the following two themes for the Conference: green economy within the context of sustainable development and poverty eradication, and institutional framework for sustainable development.

Additional information

http://www.uncsd2012.org/rio20/index.php

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Themes:
Environment, Governance, Water, Social Impacts & Resilience, Vulnerable Populations
Countries:
Brazil

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