Speak Up for Children at the Rio+20 Earth Summit

http://blogs.unicef.org.uk/authentic_voices/archive/2012/06/08/speak-up-for-children-at-the-rio-20-earth-summit.aspx

by Rachel Hall

Like many young people, I take the things most politicians say with a large pinch of salt. But I was genuine impressed by Caroline Spelman, the secretary of state for environment, when I met her on Thursday. I believed her when she pledged to speak for children at the Rio+20 Earth summit this month.