Manish Bapna - #RioPlus20: Seizing the Opportunity for a Sustainable Future - The Rio+20 conference will focus on two key themes: sustainable development and building a green economy. Photo credit: Albert Gonzalez Farran, UN - http://bit.ly/MJGNcw
Powerful! Severn Cullis-Suzuki, an environmental activist, delivered the 2012 United Nations Rio + Social "6-Minute Speech Project.” In 1992, the then 12 year-old Suzuki, addressed the United Nations Member States at the UN Earth Summit and articulately shared her views about our plant and human rights. http://youtu.be/G7z5pWP7Yio
15 June 2012 - Outreach (Earth Summit Stakeholder Forum daily magazine) - Today’s edition focuses on one of the most controversial themes of Rio+20, the green economy in the context of sustainable development and poverty eradication.
Rio+20: an introduction for children and youth by Rio+twenties. This animation video is brought to you by the youth-led NGO Rio+twenties. It introduces children and youth to the world of Rio+20, a sustainable development conference organised by the UN in June 2012. It is a 3 day event that will focus on two themes—the green economy and the institutional framework for sustainable development—and has only one objective—to have governments commit to sustainable development.