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Amid Stalemate Over Final Action Plan, Brazil Takes Over Negotiations

Posted on 16 June 2012 by admin

By Thalif Deen

RIO DE JANEIRO, Jun 16 (TerraViva) After several long months of hard bargaining and protracted negotiations, the 193-member Preparatory Committee (PrepCom) drafting a blueprint for a green economy and sustainable development ran true to form, ending its discussions in a predictable stalemate. Continue Reading

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Ahead of Rio+20, “The Economy is Already Turning Green”

Posted on 07 June 2012 by admin

Sabina Zaccaro interviews CORRADO CLINI, Italian Minister of Environment

ROME, Jun 7, 2012 (IPS) – While governments make a last desperate attempt to agree on a plan of action for next week’s Rio+20 summit on sustainable development ‚Äď including plans on the transition to a green economy and a set of sustainable development goals ‚Äď the real economy is already turning green, according to Italy‚Äôs minister of environment, Corrado Clini.

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Um grande p√Ęntano bloqueia o caminho para o Rio

Posted on 06 June 2012 by admin

Thalif Deen

Na√ß√Ķes Unidas, 6/6/2012, (IPS) – Ap√≥s uma semana de intensas negocia√ß√Ķes, o Comit√™ Preparat√≥rio (PrepCom), que elabora o documento final da Confer√™ncia das Na√ß√Ķes Unidas sobre Desenvolvimento Sustent√°vel, a Rio+20, n√£o chegou a um acordo e adiou a decis√£o final para sua √ļltima sess√£o, no Brasil.

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A Stalemated U.N. in Do-or-Die Session on Action Plan

Posted on 04 June 2012 by admin

By Thalif Deen

UNITED NATIONS, Jun 4, 2012 (IPS) – After weeklong negotiations, a meeting of the Preparatory Committee (PrepCom) to finalise a plan of action titled “The Future We Want” for next week’s Rio+20 summit has failed to reach agreement – and deferred a decision to a final three-day session in Brazil.

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Ban frustrado às vésperas da Rio+20

Posted on 25 May 2012 by admin

Thalif Deen

Na√ß√Ķes Unidas, 25/5/2012, (IPS) – O secret√°rio-geral da Organiza√ß√£o das Na√ß√Ķes Unidas (ONU), Ban Ki-moon, expressou sua frustra√ß√£o pela falta de progressos substanciais nas discuss√Ķes sobre um plano de a√ß√£o a ser aprovado na Confer√™ncia das Na√ß√Ķes Unidas sobre Desenvolvimento Sustent√°vel (Rio+20).

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“Fracassar n√£o √© uma op√ß√£o para a Rio+20″

Posted on 24 May 2012 by admin

Redação IPS

Nova York, Estados Unidos, 24/5/2012, (IPS) – A C√ļpula da Terra, realizada em 1992 no Rio de Janeiro, foi descrita como uma das maiores confer√™ncias internacionais da hist√≥ria da Organiza√ß√£o das Na√ß√Ķes Unidas (ONU). Continue Reading

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Rio+20 ainda n√£o tem plano para um futuro sustent√°vel

Posted on 10 May 2012 by admin

Thalif Deen

Na√ß√Ķes Unidas, 10/5/2012, (IPS) – Duas semanas de negocia√ß√Ķes a portas fechadas n√£o levaram a um consenso sobre o plano, intitulado O futuro que queremos, para garantir uma presen√ßa humana sustent√°vel no planeta, e que deve ser adotado pela Confer√™ncia das Na√ß√Ķes Unidas sobre Desenvolvimento Sustent√°vel (Rio+20).

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