United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development

rioplus20This year, leaders from around the world came together in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to help develop a future we want at the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development. Also known as Rio+20, the conference was a 20-year follow-up to the historic 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED) that was held in the same city.


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Stay Tuned for our Conference Call Recap!


As a member of UNA-USA, you have exclusive access to our nationwide conference call with the UN Foundation's Robb Skinner live from Rio de Janeiro! Join us Friday, June 22 at 1 p.m. ET as Robb gives a full read-out of happenings at the Rio+20 conference, what's been discussed, what next steps are being taken, and how events from Rio play into the International Year of Sustainable Energy for All.

Members also joined  Rio+20 conversation with UNA-USA and the United Nations Foundation by taking part in Rio+Social, the first of its kind gathering in-person and global, online conversation on the margins of a major sustainability conference on the potential of social media and technology to power a more innovative and better future for our world. For more information, a full list of speakers, and photo and video highlights, please visit www.rioplussocial.com.


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