Rocinha Mais Verde NGO at Rio+20

By Stephen Eisenhammer, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Rocinha Mais Verde, or Green My Favela, project, which encourages residents of Rio’s largest favela to grow their own vegetable gardens for food, has been asked to present at the United Nations sustainability conference, Rio+20, in June. They will host workshops to raise awareness of the potential breakthrough in food security and aesthetic environment that organic vegetable gardens can create.

The schedule of the workshops at Rio+20 is . . .

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