At the 64th Annual United Nations Department for Public Information (UN DPI)/NGO Conference, Sustainable Societies - Responsive Citizens, 3-5th September, a workshop on the Water, Energy and Food Security Nexus will be hosted by the German Government and Stakeholder Forum, providing stakeholders with an opportunity to input into the preparatory process of the ‘Bonn2011 Conference: Water, Energy and Food Security Nexus, Solutions for  a Green Economy’, 16-18 November.

5 Jun 2012 - 6 Jun 2012
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Forty years after the Stockholm Conference on the Human Environment and twenty years after the first “Earth Summit” (UN Conference and Environment and Development) held in Rio de Janeiro in June 1992, the world community will meet again, to review progresses and outline the future steps we need to take towards a more sustainable world. The 2012 UN Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD), also known as “Rio+20”, will be a historical event.

11 Oct 2011 - 12 Oct 2011
Warsaw, Poland

The Ministry of the Environment of Poland is organising a high-level conference aimed at consultation between EU member states and key countries in the process of preparing for the Rio+20 conference in 2012, presentation of the best examples of green initiatives aimed at presenting each partner's position, and consultation aimed at bringing positions closer and supporting UNDESA in preparing the ambitious result of the RIO+20 conference.

29 May 2012 - 1 Jun 2012
Belo Horizonte, Brazi

The ICLEI World Congress takes place every three years. It provides Mayors, local government elected officials and staff, representatives from international agencies, national governments, donors and other partners with the opportunity for peer exchanges, knowledge-sharing, capacity building and on-site visits and exhibits.

29 Sep 2011 - 1 Oct 2011
Limoges, France

Our objective is to elaborate legal recommendations carrying environmental protection and to make them take into account by the Conference of Rio + 20 in June 2012.

Conference "Making Marginalized Voices Heard in the UN Processes"

Date: 11 & 12 November 2011

Venue: University of Lapland, Rovaniemi, Finland

Organizers: Citizens' Global Platform (CGP) http://www.globalplatform.fi/ , UN Association of Finland

15 Sep 2011 - 17 Sep 2011
Wrocław, Poland

European Environment and Sustainable Development Advisory Councils (EEAC) attaches great importance to the Rio2012 conference, as a unique opportunity to give a new, necessary impetus to a more sustainable development for our planet. EEAC is participating in the process by providing input based on the know-how and experience of its members across Europe and contributes to the preparation with a statement prepared by the Working Group Sustainable Development (WG SD) on the two UNCSD topics, which is accompanied by two background papers.