The State of the Planet Declaration: Science in support of Rio+20 Outcomes of the Planet Under Pressure Conference

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In March 2012, the international scientific community published the first State of the Planet Declaration as part of the 'Planet Under Pressure: new knowledge towards solutions' conference in London.

The conference, designed to provide scientific leadership for Rio+20, brought together 3000 leading experts on global sustainability and global change. This side event to the informal negociatons on Rio + 20will discuss key outcomes from the conference including strengthening the science-policy interface and scientific input into the Rio+20 process and the discussions on the possible Sustainable Development Goals.


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 27.04.2012 14:15 local time
End 27.04.2012 15:45 local time
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Focal point Persic, Ana
Country United States of America
City New York
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