Rio+20 Strives for Consensus in Brazil

By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – With the start of the UN’s biggest-ever event to promote sustainable development now clear on the horizon, the race is on for members to redouble efforts and agree on an agenda for the Rio+20 Conference. Countries will have five more days to agree on the so-called Outcome Document at meetings starting on May 29th in New York.

The UN hopes Brazil’s . . .

To read the full NEWS and much more, Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?