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People’s Summit Alive With the Sound of Voices

Posted on 15 June 2012 by admin

By Fabiana Frayssinet

RIO DE JANEIRO, Jun 15 (TerraViva) РSwallowed up in the crowd in front of the spectacular Guanabara Bay, indigenous leader Apolinario from Brazil’s Amazon rainforest acted as an impromptu guide on the first day of the People’s Summit in Rio de Janeiro. Continue Reading

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Cumbre de los Pueblos comienza a afinar sus voces

Posted on 15 June 2012 by admin

Por Fabiana Frayssinet

R√ćO DE JANEIRO, 15 jun (TerraViva) – Perdido como el resto entre la multitud frente a la imponente bah√≠a de Guanabara, el l√≠der ind√≠gena Apolinario, de la selva amaz√≥nica brasile√Īa, hizo de gu√≠a improvisado en el primer d√≠a de la Cumbre de los Pueblos, en R√≠o de Janeiro. Continue Reading

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Q&A: Battle for Human Rights in Rio Is “Far From Over”

Posted on 14 June 2012 by admin

Rousbeh Legatis interviews NAVANETHEM PILLAY, U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights

UNITED NATIONS, Jun 14 (IPS/TerraViva) ‚Äď Human rights should be explicitly recognised as an indispensable ingredient of sustainable development at the Rio+20 summit in Brazil, says Navanethem Pillay, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights. Continue Reading

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Sociedade civil est√° no trem da Rio+20

Posted on 23 April 2012 by admin

Fabíola Ortiz

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brasil, 23 de abril de 2012, (IPS) – (Tierram√©rica).- Uma plataforma online que admite at√© 400 mil pessoas conectadas ao mesmo tempo permitir√° apresentar recomenda√ß√Ķes aos governantes reunidos na Confer√™ncia Rio+20

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