The Road to Rio+20 - Issue 1
UNCTAD, 2011
by: United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

The green economy, within the context of sustainable development and poverty eradication, is one of the two themes of the 2012 Conference on Sustainable Development, to be held in Rio de Janeiro. It encompasses some of the most important challenges we face today: eradicating poverty, improving our relationship with the environment, addressing the potential negative impacts of global climate change, and creating a new path for sustainable development.

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