United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development

  • Author/Organiser: United Nations
  • Event Website: http://rio20.net/en/
  • Event Date: 22 June 2012 to 24 June 2012
  • Event Type: Conference
  • Venue: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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This conference invites States, civil society and citizens to “lay the foundations of a world of prosperity, peace and sustainability,” with three topics on the agenda:

  • Strengthening the political commitments to sustainable development;
  • Reviewing the progress and difficulties associated with their implementation;
  • Responses to the new emerging challenges of societies.


Two questions, closely related, are placed at the heart of the summit: 1. a green economy in the perspective of sustainability and poverty eradication, and 2. the creation of an institutional framework for sustainable development.

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