Panel including Leonardo DiCaprio, Linkin Park and Christiana Figueres to judge video competition for Rio+20 earth summit. It’s not often 12-year-old girls address world leaders at international summits. But that was just what happened...
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Achim Steiner: ‘We haven’t even begun to understand the damage we are bringing to bear on the sustainability of our planet’
Achim Steiner, the UN Environment Programme’s boss, fears for our future. But it is not too late.
Felix Dodds is part of a number of advisory boards for Rio+20, including the global scientists conference in 2012 ‘Planet Under Pressure’, the German Government sponsored conference ‘Water, Energy and Food Security Nexus’ in...
A report by a top-level political panel has endorsed calls for greater integration of science into all levels of policymaking on sustainable development.
Earlier this year the UN Secretary General, Ban Ki-Moon, said young people needed to be included in national delegations to UN meetings, including next year’s increasingly crucial Rio+20 conference.