Making Rio+20 a success

Making Rio+20 a success / Morgan Bazilian, Alan Miller and Daniel M. Kammen, Great Energy Challenge blog, 4/04/2012

The June 2012 UN Conference on Sustainable Development, commonly referred to as Rio+20, provides the global community an opportunity for a critically needed stocktaking on what is known and effective about measures to create ‘green’ and locally vibrant economies (see e.g., UNEP’s Green Economy Report). The subject matter is broad and complex, and thus is prone to cliché in public discourse, and also to difficulty in building international support for specific actionable items. Can local (or global) currencies emerge that reflect the cost of global environmental degradation, or even more localized issues such as water quality or forest resilience, and respond to the realities of resource constraints in a world of rapidly rising consumer demand? Can poverty alleviation be accomplished consistent with environmental and fiscal constraints?…

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Danièle Revel (2012, 12 avril). Making Rio+20 a success. Veille énergie climat. Consulté le 25 juin 2024, à l’adresse

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