Resilient Cities 2011 2nd World Congress on Cities and Adaptation to Climate Change Bonn, Germany, 3 - 5 June 2011

In November 2011 the German government will host an international conference in Bonn entitled "The Water, Energy and Food Security Nexus – water resources in the green economy", as part of its contribution to Rio+20. In preparation for this meeting the '2nd World Congress on Cities and Adaptation to Climate Change' will also take place in Bonn, Germany, 3 - 5 June 2011.

“Our Year, Our Voice: Engaging Youth Towards a Green Economy” - DPI NGO Conference briefing

As part of the International Year of Youth (August 2010 - August 2011) young people will be an integral part of this year’s 64th Annual UN Department of Public Information NGO Conference “Sustainable Societies, Responsive Citizens,” 3-5 September 2011 in Bonn, Germany. The New York Youth Subcommittee is organizing this pre-Bonn Conference briefing that will focus on youth related to the topic of this year’s Conference in Bonn.

Co-Chairs' Summary from PrepCom 2 released

Co-Chairs’ Summary
Second Preparatory Committee Meeting
United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development
7-8 March 2011

The Co-Chairs' of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD) Second Preparatory Committee Meeting, have published a Summary Report, detailing their conclusions from the event which took place at the UN Headquarters in New York on 7-8 March, 2011.