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Sustainable development dialogues starting today in Rio+20

posted Jun 16, 2012, 7:52 AM by Natalene Poisson
This innovative bridge between civil society and Heads of State and Government is expected to contribute to the incorporation and engagement of stakeholders, based on the understanding that public participation is essential for the consolidation of sustainable development as the paradigm for action in both the public and the private sectors. 

To participate in the dialogues you just need to have registered to the Conference Rio+20 or to the dialogues. They are taking place in the Pavillion 5 in Rio Centro.

June 16 
11h00 to 13h30: Unemployment, decent work and migrations 
15h30 to 18h00: Sustainable development as an answer to the economic and financial crises 
19h30 to 22h00: Sustainable development for fighting poverty 

June 17 
11h00 to 13h30: The economics of sustainable development, including sustainable patterns of production and consumption 
15h30 to 18h00: Forests 
19h30 to 22h00: Food and nutrition security 

June 18 
11h00 to 13h30: Sustainable energy for all 
15h30 to 18h00: Water 
19h30 to 22h00: Sustainable cities and innovation 

June 19 
11h00 to 13h30: Oceans 
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