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Rio + 20

A l’occasion de la Conférence des Nations Unies sur le Développement Durable, dite Rio+20, qui aura lieu du 20 au 22 juin 2012 à Rio de Janeiro, et du Sommet des Peuples qui se tiendra en parallèle du 15 au 23 juin, l’équipe rinoceros rassemble une sélection d’articles en français, anglais, espagnol et portugais sur les enjeux de cette conférence marquée par le thème de "l’économie verte", ainsi que sur les positions, propositions et alternatives émanant de la société civile pour une gouvernance mondiale juste et durable de l’environnement.

Friends of the Earth Europe

Reclaim the UN from corporate capture

We are very concerned about the growing influence of big corporations and business lobby groups within the UN, through government delegations, and in multilateral negotiations. As governments gather again in Rio this month, we believe it is time to reclaim the UN from corporate capture, and restore it as a peoples’ space! This month marks the 20th anniversary of the UN Conference on Sustainable Development, also known as the Rio Earth Summit. For 20 years governments have tried to agree on (...) read

date of on-line publication : 5 June 2012

Rio+20 Portal

Occupy the Earth Summit Rio+20

Who’s planet is it? It’s our planet! In every deliberation, we must consider the impact on the seventh generation… even if it requires having skin as thick as the bark of a pine - The Constitution of the Iroquois Nations: The Great Binding Law. We Occupy Wall Street and thousands of other locations around the World, we are swarming, live streaming and communicating globally and in cyberspace, and we are in the hearts and futures of the 99% of the population that we represent. We are the (...) read

date of on-line publication : 5 June 2012

Civil society urging Heads of States engagement at Rio+20

We urge all civil society to remind Heads of States of their duty to attend the UN CSD RIO+20 Summit, that will take place in Brazil on June 2012. We need their engagement and urgent implementation of sustainable policies to create a better future for us and up coming generations. Rio+20 is an outstanding opportunity for fundamental change and its importance is not only measured by the urgency of the problems it tackles but also by the highest level of attention it is given by many of the (...) read

date of on-line publication : 24 January 2012

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