Milestones to Rio+20

There were a number of key events and milestones in the run-up to the UN General Assembly Resolution that called for the Summit in December 2009. As Stakeholder Forum advocated strongly for a Summit and was involved in many of the discussions leading to the resolution, we made a record of the key moments.

 

Objectives and Themes

The UN Conference on Sustainable Development has a number of objectives and themes. You can find out more about these themes and how they are being addressed by the Earth Summit by clicking on the links below. Where relevant, Stakeholder Forum's activities and projects in these areas are featured.

Objectives:

Securing Political Commitment to Sustainable Development

Assessing Progress towards internationally agreed commitments

Addressing New and Emerging Challenges

Themes

Green Economy in the context of Poverty Eradication and Sustainable Development

Institutional Framework for Sustainable Development

Stakeholder Forum, together with its partners and a range of stakeholders throughout the world, will be carrying out a range of activities on these different areas and feeding these results into the intergovernmental process. Updates will be made available on this website and via our Earth Summit Network News, so you can stay informed and get involved in other activities.