Posted on 20 June 2012 by admin
By Claudia Ciobanu
RIO DE JANEIRO, Jun 20 (TerraViva) In the face of opposition from some developing countries, the European Union failed to get all it wanted from the final Rio+20 final agreement. Nevertheless, the Europeans decided to look at Rio as a good start. Continue Reading
Posted on 19 June 2012 by admin
by Stephen Leahy
RIO DE JANEIRO, Jun 19 2012 (TerraViva)Â -Â The science is crystal clear: humans are threatening Earthâs ability to support mankind, and a new world economy is urgently needed to prevent irreversible decline, said scientists and other experts at an event on the sidelines of the Rio+20 Earth Summit.
Posted on 12 June 2012 by admin
By Thalif Deen
UNITED NATIONS, Jun 12 (IPS/TerraViva) – When world leaders endorse the final plan of action, titled “The Future We Want, at the Rio+20 summit in Brazil next week, a lingering question may remain unanswered: how best can the United Nations transform political platitudes into economic realities? Continue Reading
Posted on 30 May 2012 by admin
YEOSU, Corea del Sur, 30/5/2012, (IPS) – Enquanto aproxima-se a ConferÃªncia das NaÃ§Ãµes Unidas sobre Desenvolvimento SustentÃ¡vel (Rio+20), entre 20 e 22 de junho no Rio de Janeiro, proliferam as dÃºvidas sobre a viabilidade de uma “economia verde”.