04 Jan '12, 10am

2012: Road to #Rioplus20 - Fresh Opportunity to Scale-Up Sustainable Development?

The 18th Meeting of the Forum of Ministers of Environment of Latin America and the Caribbean will be held from 31 January to 03 February in Quito, Ecuador. Here ministers will review the implementation of the Rio 1992 commitments and agreements, and deliberate on new, emerging and priority issues for the region and other issues on the road to Rio+20. They are also expected to discuss cooperation on sustainable consumption and production, environmental indicators and the way forward in negotiating a regional framework agreement on atmospheric pollution that includes emissions of short-lived climate forcers (SLCFs) such as methane, black carbon, ozone precursors and hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs). The UN General Assembly will hold a thematic debate on preparations for the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD) in New York. The exact date of the debate is to be determine...

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