Rio+20 UN Conference on Sustainable Development
Twenty years ago at the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio, countries adopted
Agenda 21 — a blueprint to rethink economic growth, advance social equity and ensure environmental protection. Marking that anniversary, this year sees Rio+20, the UN Conference on Sustainable Development, with aims to get bold agreements to address things like poverty, sustainable development, decent jobs, etc.
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