No Consensus Yet for Rio+20 Doc: Daily

By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – After the final stage of preliminary negotiations dubbed “Third Prep Com” over the UN’s Rio+20 Outcome Document ended, less than half of the proposed text had been agreed on. Officials have been negotiating to get member countries on board, struggling to make necessary adjustments to the raft of policies and goals and form consensus.

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