18 Jun '12, 6pm

WWF: biggest villain at Rio+20 is Canada #Rio+20

WWF: biggest villain at Rio+20 is Canada #Rio+20

Experts: ignoring climate change at Rio+20 makes other goals "meaningless" (06/18/2012) The Climate Change Task Force (CCTF)—made up of 30 climate scientists, other experts and world leaders—warned today that sidelining climate change at the Rio+20 Summit on Sustainable Development threatened progress on the conference's other goals, which includes combating poverty and building economies that value nature. "I am very concerned and worried because the draft final document of the Rio+20 conference does not give proper attention to climate change," says former Russian President Mikhail Gorbachev in a press statement. WWF: only Brazil can save Rio+20 summit (06/16/2012) WWF is calling upon Brazil 'to play politics as well as they play football' to ensure the Rio+20 summit produces a meaningful outcome. In Rio, 5 big companies to launch initiative to boost demand for REDD+ car...

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