Stakeholder Forum and NGLS Earth Summit Conference great success
On 15th May 2010 Stakeholder Forum brought together hundreds of stakeholders at a Conference on Rio+20 held at the New School in New York. The Conference, entitled ‘New Foundations for the Future: Looking ahead to Earth Summit 2012’ was jointly organized by Stakeholder Forum and the UN Non-Governmental Liaison Service (UN NGLS).
The conference was opened by Ambassador Luiz Alberto Figueiredo Machado of Brazil and was addressed by a number of high level speakers, including Achim Steiner, Executive Director, UNEP; Ashok Khosla, Development Alternatives; Tariq Banuri, Director, UN-DESA/Division for Sustainable Development; Martin Khor, Executive Director, South Centre and many more
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