Now is the Time! Why “Rio+20” must succeed by German Development Institut$FILE/Now-is-the-Time_Why-Rio+20-must-succeed_04.07.2011.pdf?Open

In June 2012 world leaders will gather in Rio de Janeiro for the UN Conference on 
Sustainable Development (“Rio+20”) to advance a global green economy in the 
context of sustainable development and poverty eradication. Moreover, governments 
pledged to kick start overdue reform of the United Nations institutional framework for 
sustainable development. We call upon the heads of state and government to seize 
this historic opportunity with bold decisions rather than continued incrementalism