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Statement delivered by Local Authorities at the Rio+20 Summit

posted Jun 26, 2012, 5:28 AM by Unknown user   [ updated Jun 27, 2012, 4:09 AM ]

During the Opening Plenary of the UN Conference on Sustainable Development, Rio+20 Summit, Local Authorities Major Group delivered a key statement and called for a multi-level governance to achieve the MDGs and Sustainable Development Goals, recognize local and sub-national governments as important stakeholders, create additionnal national and international financial mechanisms for sustainability and enhance access to these from local and sub-national regional authorities.