11 february: Earth Summit 2012 in Rio de Janeiro

Christopher Cordova will be visiting UpF Umeå 11 february at 15:15 o’clock (Lecture hall B, Hörsal B) to talk about the ongoing international effort towards achieving sustainable development of the planet’s natural resources, globally; What has evolved in the public policy between the first and the second Earth summit (the first one was in Rio de Janeiro in 1992 and the second one will also be in Rio de Janeiro in 2012); What has evolved in the same time in the field of civil society; What is the prospective to the implications of the Earth Summit; trends in civil society and the possibilities of further integration of NGO agendas.

Entrance fee 20 SEK, free entrance for members. Memberships are 50 SEK/year and can be arranged at the event.