Rio Earth Summit +20

The  Earth Summit  is currently underway in Brazil (20th – 22nd, June 2012).  The conference is also referred to as Rio +20 to mark the 20 year anniversary of the original Earth Summit held in the city in 1992. 

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UN World Day to Combat Desertification

Today marks the World Day to Combat Desertification (WDCD).  The 2012 Global Observance event will be held at the Rio Conventions Pavilion, Brazil, and is entitled ‘Securing Healthy Soils and Stopping Land Degradation: Outcomes for Rio+20’. The event aims to raise awareness of the issue of land degradation and the implications it is having on the future of our planet.

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