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Saint Lucia signs up for Carbon War Room’s ‘Ten Island Renewable Challenge’

Last week at the Caribbean Conservation Summit, Saint Lucia announced its intention to move towards a clean energy future by becoming the next pioneering economy to join… 272 more words

Environment

Rio+20 Agenda

In the hot seat: Dr Cathy Oke & City of Melbourne

Clip screened at the Rio+20 Summit – the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development in Brazil, June 2012.

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Brazil: Rio+20 Summit Paves Way for Sustainable Development Goals

UNEP
June 24, 2012

The Rio+ 20 Summit ended with a range of outcomes which, if embraced over the coming months and years, offer the opportunity to catalyze pathways towards a more sustainable 21st century. 1,384 more words

Water

As Rio+20 Unfolds, A U.N. Report Shows How Far We Have to Go to Save the Planet

World leaders set the global agenda for sustainable development at the Earth Summit in 1992 and since then governments around the world have agreed on hundreds of goals to protect the environment and improve human well-being. 534 more words

Ecocentric

Rio+20: twenty points of progress

The Energy Saving Trust was established on the back of the Rio Earth Summit in 1992.

With that in mind, we’re marking the start of the anniversary… 442 more words

Green Strategy And Politics

Rio+20 Summit: Sustainable Water Management is Achieving Economic, Social and Environmental Benefits, say Countries

UN Water and UNEP
June 19, 2012

Over 80 per cent of countries have reformed their water laws in the past twenty years as a response to growing pressures on water resources from expanding populations, urbanization and climate change. 647 more words

Water