Rio+20: The United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, June 2012

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This report discusses the purpose of the June 2012 United Nations (U.N.) Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD or “Rio+20”) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It looks at issues that could be addressed during the conference as well as how this conference may differ from the last U.N. Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED) in Rio in 1992.

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Location(s): Brazil
Creation Date: June 18, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Leggett, Jane A.

Specialist in Energy and Environmental Policy

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Carter, Nicole T.

Specialist in Natural Resources Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: June 18, 2012
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Brazil
Description:

This report discusses the purpose of the June 2012 United Nations (U.N.) Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD or “Rio+20”) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It looks at issues that could be addressed during the conference as well as how this conference may differ from the last U.N. Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED) in Rio in 1992.

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17 pages.

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