Report of the Arab regional implementation meeting for the twentieth session of the United Nations commission on sustainable development - Follow-up on RIO+20, Dubai, 29-30 May 2013
by: Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA)
The meeting offered a platform for deliberating and consensus building on the follow-up to the Rio+20 outcomes, identifying and discussing priorities for implementation of Rio+20 outcomes in the Arab region, and providing collective input into CSD-20 and key international processes and fora such as the high-level political forum (HLPF) for sustainable development and the process for the development of sustainable development goals (SDGs). In particular, discussions focused on the implications of the main outcomes from Rio+20 for the region, the SDGs, the green economy, the HLPF and regional and national institutions for sustainable development, as well as regional and national sustainable development initiatives.
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