Rio+20: Ban announces more than 100 commitments on sustainable energy

June 21, 2012

More than 40,000 people – including heads of State and government, parliamentarians, mayors, UN officials, business and civil society leaders – are attending Rio+20, between 20-22 June. It seeks to shape new policies to promote global prosperity, reduce poverty and advance social equity and environmental protection. [read…]

Rio+20: Historic UN forum opens amid calls for bold action on sustainable development

June 20, 2012

Rio+20: UN Conference on Sustainable Development kicks off with call to action

More than 100 Heads of State and government today gathered in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, for the start of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20), which seeks to shape new policies to promote global prosperity, reduce poverty and advance social equity and environmental protection. [read…]

Pause for Peace 2012

June 12, 2012

“Obedience to the voice of the earth, of being, is more important for our future happiness than the voices of the moment, the desires of the moment.  … being itself, our earth, speaks to us and [read…]

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