Earth Summit 2012
Earth Summit 2012 will be the fourth Summit of its kind and represents another milestone in ongoing international efforts to accelerate progress towards achieving sustainable development globally.
On 24th December 2009 the UN General Assembly passed a resolution agreeing to hold a ‘Rio+20’ Earth Summit in 2012. The resolution outlines four areas of focus for a UN Conference on Sustainable Development in 2012:
- Review of Commitments
- Emerging Issues
- Green Economy in the context of Poverty Eradication and Sustainable Development
- Institutional Framework for Sustainable Development