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Will the united nations support crowdsourcing sustainability
Will the united nations support crowdsourcing sustainability
Will the united nations support crowdsourcing sustainability
Will the united nations support crowdsourcing sustainability
Will the united nations support crowdsourcing sustainability
Will the united nations support crowdsourcing sustainability
Will the united nations support crowdsourcing sustainability
Will the united nations support crowdsourcing sustainability
Will the united nations support crowdsourcing sustainability
Will the united nations support crowdsourcing sustainability
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Will the united nations support crowdsourcing sustainability

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  1. Will the United Nations SupportCrowdsourcing Sustainability
  2. Crowdsourcing Sustainability
  3. Crowdsourcing Sustainability -- Is That Even Possible?● Jacob Scherr -- Director of Global Strategy & Advocacy Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)● UN Conference on Sustainable Development● Known as Rio+20● Designed to address that various sustainability issues
  4. At The Rio+20 Conference● World leaders● Government officials● Private sector● NGOs...coming together to shape how we can reducepoverty, advance social equity and ensureenvironmental protection
  5. Addressing Global Sustainability● 190+ governments agree that a solid global sustainability plan will lead to a more prosperous future● There have been a number of informal sustainability meetings, at the UN headquarters in NYC● Unfortunately, these meetings have produced more frustration than actual value
  6. What Seems To Be The Issue● It’s impossible to negotiate a single sustainability plan for the entire planet● Jacob Scherr explains that negotiations have never worked before● Jacob Scherr explains the UN must think outside the box -- a new platform
  7. The New Platform● This new platform would be the foundation of all global sustainability goals● This platform will not only encourage stakeholders but hold them responsible● Jacob Scherr states that this new work process is -- crowdsourcing
  8. What The Crowd Can Address● Global warming● Clean energy● Preventing pollution● Reviving the World’s oceans● UN must take this work process seriously
  9. What are your thoughts on thepossible use of crowdsourcing all global sustainability goals?
  10. @crowdweekcontact@crowdsourcingweek.com www.crowdsourcingweek.com

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