Rio+20: Holy See and G77 Fight to Erase Women From Sustainable Development Agenda

By: Saturday June 16, 2012 12:45 pm

Luckily, women’s human rights advocates are in Rio. We are working hard to ensure that the gains of the past 20 years are upheld. We will make the point, again and again, and as long as it takes, that the human rights and health of half the world’s population are not only vital to achieving sustainable development, but that there is no other way to realize that goal.


Copenhagen Talks Collapse, Developing Countries Walk Out?

By: Monday December 14, 2009 7:55 am

Developing nations want the Kyoto Protocol to continue, while developed nations want to invalidate that and consecrate a new treaty. At stake are the mandatory emissions reductions for rich nations and, to a lesser extent, the funding for the developing world to mitigate their financial burden from climate change.

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