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  • Rio Journal No. 5 Wednesday, 20 June 2012 Journal of the United Nations United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Programme of meetings Wednesday, 20 June 2012United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development10:00 1st plenary meeting [webcast] Pavilion 5-1 (Main level) 1. Opening of the Conference: Formal opening [item 1] 2. Election of the President [item 2] 3. Adoption of the rules of procedure (A/CONF.216/2) [item 3] 4. Adoption of the agenda of the Conference (A/CONF.216/1) [item 4] 5. Election of officers other than the President [item 5] 6. Organization of work, including the establishment of subsidiary bodies, and other organizational matters [item 6] 7. Appointment of the members of the Credentials Committee [item 7 (a)] (continued on page 2) Announcements The Rio Journal, in English and French, is available on the Web site of the Conference at the following address: www.uncsd2012.org/rio20journal.html. The Rio Journal is accessible to blind and visually impaired users via screen readers. For further information, please contact the secretariat of Integrated Sustainable PaperSmart Services (ISPS) (e-mail PaperSmart@un.org). [DGACM mobile web application for Rio+20: http://meetings.un.org (English); http://meetings.un.org/index_fr.html (French).]12-3774712-37747Think Green! Help us save the environment. Share your printed documentswith colleagues or return them to an ISPS desk for reuse! Please recycle
  • Rio Journal No. 5 Journal of the United Nations Wednesday, 20 June 2012 8. Opening of the Conference [item 1] Statements by: His Excellency Milŏs Koterec (Slovakia), President of the Economic and Social Council Representative of the Women major group Representative of the Children and Youth major group Representative of the Indigenous Peoples major group Representative of the Non-Governmental Organizations major group Representative of the Local Authorities major group Representative of the Workers and Trade Unions major group Representative of the Business and Industry major group Representative of the Scientific and Technological Community major group Representative of the Farmers major group 9. General debate [item 8] Address by His Excellency Emomali Rahmon, President of the Republic of Tajikistan Address by His Excellency Robert Mugabe, President of the Republic of Zimbabwe Address by His Excellency Mohamed Waheed, President of the Republic of Maldives Address by His Excellency Mahinda Rajapaksa, President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka Address by His Excellency Al Haj Adam Yousuf, Vice-President of the Republic of the Sudan Address by His Excellency Abdelkader Bensalah, President of the Council of the Nation of the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria Address by His Excellency Willy Telavi, Prime Minister of Tuvalu Address by His Excellency Baburam Bhattarai, Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal Address by His Excellency Freundel Jerome Stuart, Prime Minister of Barbados Address by His Excellency Commodore Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama, Prime Minister and Commander of the Military Forces of the Republic of Fiji Address by His Excellency Lyonchoen Jigmi Yoezer Thinley, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bhutan Address by His Excellency Dileïta Mohamed Dileïta, Prime Minister of the Republic of Djibouti New Zealand Paraguay Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Trinidad and Tobago2
  • Rio Journal No. 5 Journal of the United Nations Wednesday, 20 June 201215:00 2nd plenary meeting [webcast] Pavilion 5-1 (Main level) 1. General debate [item 8] (the general debate will be suspended at 15:45 for the family photo and the ceremonial opening, after which the general debate will resume; please see list of speakers below) 2. Opening of the Conference: Ceremonial opening [item 1] Statements by: Her Excellency Dilma Rousseff, President of the Conference His Excellency Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations His Excellency Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser, President of the sixty-sixth session of the General Assembly Mr. Sha Zukang, Secretary-General of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development 3. General debate [item 8] (continued) Address by Her Excellency Laura Chinchilla Miranda, President of the Republic of Costa Rica Address by His Excellency Alpha Condé, President of the Republic of Guinea Address by His Excellency Lee Myung-bak, President of the Republic of Korea Address by His Excellency Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, President of the Islamic Republic of Iran Address by His Excellency Mwai Kibaki, President of the Republic of Kenya Address by His Excellency Mahamadou Issoufou, President of the Republic of the Niger Address by His Excellency Ollanta Humala Tasso, President of the Republic of Peru Address by His Excellency François Hollande, President of the French Republic Address by His Excellency Sebastián Piñera Echeñique, President of the Republic of Chile Address by Her Excellency Cristina Fernández, President of the Argentine Republic Address by His Excellency General Idriss Déby Itno, President of the Republic of Chad Address by His Excellency Denis Sassou-Nguesso, President of the Republic of the Congo Address by His Royal Highness Grand Duke Henri, Head of State of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Address by Her Excellency Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of the Republic of Lithuania Address by His Excellency Hifikepunye Pohamba, President of the Republic of Namibia Address by His Excellency Boni Yayi, President of the Republic of Benin 3
  • Rio Journal No. 5 Journal of the United Nations Wednesday, 20 June 2012 Address by His Excellency Janos Ader, President of Hungary Address by His Excellency Anote Tong, President of the Republic of Kiribati Address by His Excellency José Mujica Cordano, President of the Eastern Republic of Uruguay Address by His Excellency José Manuel Durão Barroso, President of the European Commission Address by His Excellency Mohamed Gharib Bilal, Vice-President of the United Republic of Tanzania Address by His Excellency Fernando da Piedade Dias dos Santos, Vice President of the Republic of Angola Address by His Excellency Gordon Darcy Lilo, Prime Minister of Solomon Islands Address by His Excellency Mariano Rajoy Brey, President of the Kingdom of Spain Address by His Excellency Meles Zenawi, Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia Address by His Excellency Wen Jiabao, Premier of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China Address by His Excellency Meltek Sato Kilman Livtuvanu, Prime Minister of the Republic of Vanuatu Republic of Moldova Kyrgyzstan Burkina Faso Japan Bahamas Bosnia and Herzegovina Jordan Kazakhstan Armenia Mongolia Egypt Finland Guatemala Georgia Tonga4
  • Rio Journal No. 5 Journal of the United Nations Wednesday, 20 June 2012Round table 1: “Looking at the way forward in implementingthe expected outcomes of the Conference” [webcast]Afternoon 1 Pavilion 5-2 (Upper level) Co-Chairs: His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco His Excellency Armando Emílio Guebuza, President of the Republic of Mozambique Rapporteur: To be announced Member States 1. His Excellency Emomali Rahmon, President of the Republic of Tajikistan 2. His Excellency Michael Chilufya Sata, President of the Republic of Zambia 3. His Excellency Ali Bongo Ondimba, President of the Gabonese Republic 4. His Excellency Ricardo Martinelli Berrocal, President of the Republic of Panama 5. His Excellency Jacob Zuma, President of the Republic of South Africa 6. His Excellency Wen Jiabao, Premier of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China 7. His Excellency Baburam Bhattarai, Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal 8. His Excellency Najib Mikati, President of the Council of Ministers of Lebanon 9. Her Royal Highness Princess Chulabhorn Mahidol, Personal Representative of His Majesty the King of Thailand 10. His Excellency Rashid Meredov, Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers and Minister for Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan 11. His Excellency Fouad Douiri, Minister of Energy, Mines, Water and Environment of Morocco 12. His Excellency Brahim Ould M’Bareck Ould Mohamed El Moctar, Minister of Rural Development of Mauritania 13. Her Excellency Gunilla Carlsson, Minister for International Development Cooperation of Sweden 14. His Excellency Phil Hogan, Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government of Ireland 15. Her Excellency Jayanthi Natarajan, Minister of State for Environment and Forests of India 16. His Excellency Edmunds Sprūdžs, Minister for Environmental Protection and Regional Development of Latvia 17. His Excellency Corrado Clini, Minister of the Environment of Italy 18. His Excellency Heikki Holmås, Minister of International Cooperation of Norway 19. His Excellency Erkki Tuomioja, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Finland1 Immediately following the conclusion of the ceremonial opening. 5
  • Rio Journal No. 5 Journal of the United Nations Wednesday, 20 June 2012 20. His Excellency Milorad Katnić, Minister of Finance of Montenegro 21. His Excellency Dato’ Sri Douglas Uggah Embas, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of Malaysia 22. His Excellency Oliver Dulić, Minister of Environment, Mining and Spatial Planning of Serbia 23. Her Excellency Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi, Minister of Foreign Trade of the United Arab Emirates 24. His Excellency Felipe Quispe Quenta, Minister of Environment and Water of the Plurinational State of Bolivia 25. His Excellency Božo Cerar, State Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia 26. His Excellency José Almonte, Vice-Minister for Planning and Development of the Dominican Republic 27. Ms. Egly Pantelaki, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment of Cyprus Intergovernmental organizations 28. Mr. Donald Kaberuka, President, African Development Bank 29. Mr. Adnan Amin, Director-General, International Renewable Energy Agency Entities of the United Nations system 30. Mr. Achim Steiner, Executive Director, United Nations Environment Programme 31. Mr. Pascal Lamy, Director-General, World Trade Organization 32. Mr. Joan Clos, Executive Director, United Nations Human Settlements Programme 33. Mr. Supachai Panitchpakdi, Secretary-General, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development 34. Ms. Noeleen Heyzer, Executive Secretary, Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific 35. Ms. Irina Bokova, Director-General, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization 36. Mr. Raymond Benjamin, Secretary General, International Civil Aviation Organization 37. Ms. Navanethem Pillay, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights 38. Mr. Taleb Rifai, Secretary-General, World Tourism Organization Major groups 39. Ms. Christine von Weizsäcker, WECF International/Ecoropa (Women) 40. Ms. Sarah Douglass, IFSD Task Force (Children and Youth) 41. Mr. Miguel Palacin, Coordinator of Andean Indigenous Organizations (Indigenous Peoples) 42. Mr. Nnimmo Bassey, Environmental Rights Action in Nigeria (Non-Governmental Organizations)6
  • Rio Journal No. 5 Journal of the United Nations Wednesday, 20 June 2012 43. Mr. David Cadman, ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability (Local Authorities) 44. Mr. Víctor Baez, Trade Union Confederation of the Americas (TUCA) (Workers and Trade Unions) 45. Ms. Monica de Greiff, Grupo Energía de Bogotá (Business and Industry) Sustainable Development Dialogue Rapporteurs 46. Mr. Loïc Fauchon, President, World Water Council Board of Governors 47. Mr. Brian Dames, CEO, Eskom 48. Ms. Marcia Lopes, Professor, Brazilian Former Minister for Development and Fight against Hunger Nobel Laureates/Global Sustainability Panel 49. Dr. Carlo Rubbia 50. Mr. Johan Rockström List of side events The daily list of side events on the occasion of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development is annexed (in English only) to the current issue of the Journal (see p. 13). The list can also be consulted at the following address: www.uncsd2012.org/rio20/meetings_sidevents.html. For further information, please contact UNCSD Secretariat (e-mail side_events@uncsd2012.org; tel. (21) 2442-9114). United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development 20–22 June 2012 Delegations are requested to inform the Secretariat, as soon as possible, of any changes of their level of participation in the Conference (e-mails heddachem@un.org and muturi@un.org). Circulation of written statements Delegations and participants on the list of speakers who wish to circulate their statements in the Plenary Hall are requested to provide an electronic copy of their statements by e- mailing them to PaperSmart@un.org for uploading to the ISPS portal as soon as available and at least two hours in advance of their designated speaking slot. A hard copy of the statement may also be submitted to the ISPS desk in the conference room for uploading to the ISPS portal and/or for interpretation services. Statements will be made available to participants only when delegations deliver them. 7
  • Rio Journal No. 5 Journal of the United Nations Wednesday, 20 June 2012 Bilateral meetings For booking of bilateral meetings in Pavilion 5, please contact Mr. Nicholas Borsotta or Ms. Luiza Goedert, in Pavilion 3, Mezzanine 2. For booking of bilateral meetings in Pavilion 4, please contact the help desk in Pavilion 4. Parallel activities Wednesday, 20 June 2012Rio+20 Partnerships Forum10:00 to 13:00 Major Groups Pavilion T-3 Session 1 on “Delivering sustainable development at the entrepreneurial and grassroots level: Challenges, lessons learned and opportunities” Moderator: Mr. Nitin Desai, Deputy Secretary-General of the Rio Conference and Secretary-General of the Johannesburg Summit on Sustainable Development16:00 to 18:00 Major Groups Pavilion T-3 Session 2 on “Partnerships for the integration of food and nutrition security, health and gender equality” Moderator: Mr. David Nabarro, Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Food Security and Nutrition (to be confirmed) [Please click here for the detailed programme. For further information, please contact Ms. Patricia Chaves, Division for Sustainable Development, Department of Economic and Social Affairs (e-mail chavesp@un.org).]SD-Learning at Rio+2016:30 to 19:30 Major Groups Pavilion T-7 Water harvesting and afforestation as a means to rehabilitate degraded lands [Please click here for the detailed programme. For further information, please contact Ms. Maria Martinho, Division for Sustainable Development, Department of Economic and Social Affairs (e-mail martinho@un.org).]8
  • Rio Journal No. 5 Journal of the United Nations Wednesday, 20 June 2012 Press conferences The schedule below is tentative; up-to-date information can be obtained at www.un.org / en / media / accreditation / alert . Wednesday, 20 June 2012Main press briefing room (Pavilion 3-7) [webcast]12:00 to 12:30 Daily briefing by the Spokesperson of the Conference [The complete schedule of the press conferences can be consulted at the following address: www.un.org/en/media/accreditation/alert.] Forthcoming official meetings Thursday, 21 June 2012United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development10:00 3rd plenary meeting Pavilion 5-1 (Main level)15:00 4th plenary meeting Pavilion 5-1 (Main level) General debate [item 8] (continued)Round table 2: “Looking at the way forward in implementingthe expected outcomes of the Conference”10:00 to 13:00 Pavilion 5-2 (Upper level) Co-Chairs: to be announced Rapporteur: His Excellency Marcin Korolec, Minister of the Environment (Poland)Round table 3: “Looking at the way forward in implementingthe expected outcomes of the Conference”15:00 to 18:00 Pavilion 5-2 (Upper level) Co-Chair: Her Excellency Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of the Republic of Lithuania Co-Chair: to be announced Rapporteur: to be announced 9
  • Rio Journal No. 5 Journal of the United Nations Wednesday, 20 June 2012 Forthcoming special events The information below is reproduced as received and does not imply any opinion or endorsement by the Secretariat of the United Nations.Open interactive dialogue entitled “United Nations system: Together for the future we want” (with theSecretary-General of the United Nations and the Executive Heads of the United Nations System ChiefExecutives Board for Coordination (CEB)) Friday, 22 June 2012, from 11:00 to 12:30 in Major Groups Pavilion T-2. [All are invited to attend. For further information, please contact Ms. Xenia von Lilien (e-mail vonlilien@un.org).] AnnouncementsUnited Nations Conference on Sustainable Development20–22 June 2012, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) Credentials Delegates are reminded that in accordance with rule 3 of the draft provisional rules of procedure of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, the credentials of representatives and names of alternate representatives and advisers shall be submitted to the Secretary-General of the United Nations. The credentials shall be issued either by the Head of State or Government or by the Minister of Foreign Affairs or, in the case of the European Union, by the High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy of the European Union. Delegates are requested to submit their credentials to the Office of Legal Affairs, which is situated in Pavilion 5, second floor, as soon as possible. Election of the Vice-Presidents of the Conference A letter dated 29 May 2012 from the Secretariat addressed to the Chairs of regional groups requested the nomination of interested candidates (5 candidates per regional group) for the election of the Vice-Presidents of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development. The Chairs of regional groups who have not yet communicated their nominations are requested to do so, as soon as possible. Communications and inquiries may be addressed to the focal point, Ms. Anne Kwak (e-mail kwaks@un.org). Round tables In accordance with General Assembly resolution 66/197 (A/RES/66/197), the updated list of participants in the round tables will be available on the Conference e-room. Delegations (all States Members of the United Nations, the Holy See, in its capacity as observer State, Palestine, in its capacity as observer, and the European Union, in its capacity as observer) are kindly requested to contact the Secretariat, as soon as possible, by e-mail (Ms. Emer Herity (herity@un.org) and Mr. Dino Del-Vasto (del- vasto@un.org)), regarding new inscriptions or any changes in inscriptions.10
  • Rio Journal No. 5 Journal of the United Nations Wednesday, 20 June 2012 Statements in the round tables should not exceed three minutes. A background note on the round tables has been issued in document A/CONF.216/4. United Nations system entities and other accredited intergovernmental organizations to the round tables may contact Ms. Federica Pietracci (e-mail pietracci@un.org) for inquiries in this regard. General information More details on the information below are available in document A /CONF.216/ INF/1.Security screening beginning today, 20 June 2012 Every effort is being made to ensure that security screening for access to Riocentro causes minimum disruption to participants. Some delays may be unavoidable, especially on the first day of the Conference. Please note that there will be additional screening of participants wishing to enter into Pavilion 5. Only accredited participants holding secondary passes or tickets for the Plenary will be allowed to have access into Pavilion 5. There will be extensive security checkpoints in the Riocentro vicinity. All participants are encouraged to arrive early, to avoid bringing large items, and to prepare for screening as you approach the metal detectors.Security announcement Conference participants and staff are kindly reminded that banking services and ATM services are available within Riocentro and are encouraged to use them for security reasons.Information for participants A note by the Secretariat entitled “Information for participants” has been issued in document A/CONF.216/INF/1, with details on the following: date and venue of the Conference; secretariat of the Conference; opening of the Conference and seating arrangements; agenda and programme of work; requests for meetings; interpretation; documentation; access and accreditation of delegates; credentials; list of participants; participation of intergovernmental organizations; access and accreditation of specialized agencies and related organizations; participation of representatives of United Nations funds and programmes and other entities; media arrangements and services; access and accreditation for non-governmental organizations and other major groups; security; side events; visa requirements; car parking; transportation; services to persons with disabilities; health; medication; currency; telephone communications; electricity and power outlets; mobile telephones; climate; attire; and other useful information. 11
  • Rio Journal No. 5 Journal of the United Nations Wednesday, 20 June 2012Distribution of official documents All information and documents related to the meeting will be delivered through the Integrated Sustainable PaperSmart Services (ISPS) portal at the following address: https://rio20.un.org/papersmart. The official documentation of the Conference will be issued digitally and in an accessible format at the conference site in Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish. Participants will also be able to request documents in hard copy through the ISPS print-on-demand service available at any ISPS desk at Riocentro. ISPS print-on-demand services will also be provided in Braille, upon request, at an ISPS desk or by sending a request specifying the language to PaperSmart@un.org. ISPS desks will be located in various places in the pavilions and also inside some conference rooms. For further information, please contact the ISPS secretariat (e-mail PaperSmart@un.org). To access the Wi-Fi network at the conference centre, delegations and participants attending the Conference are encouraged to carry their laptops or mobile devices, including tablets, to the meetings.Programme of the day The official programme of the day will be available both through the Journal and the ISPS portal at https://rio20.un.org/papersmart. The list of side events will also be available for download through the ISPS Portal.Live webcast coverage United Nations webcast services will provide live and on-demand coverage of the plenary, round tables and press briefings and conferences at http://webtv.un.org, in English and the original language of the speaker. Press briefings and coverage of the dialogue days will be available in English and Portuguese. Published at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, with the support of the Journal Unit, Department for General Assembly and Conference Management, United Nations Headquarters.12
  • Rio Journal No. 5 Journal of the United Nations Wednesday, 20 June 2012 ANNEX List of side events (in English only) The information below is reproduced as received and does not imply any opinion or endorsement by the Secretariat of the United Nations. The list is prepared by the Department of Economic and Social Affairs. For further information, please contact the UNCSD Secretariat (e-mail side_events@uncsd2012.org). Wednesday, 20 June 20129:00 to 10:30 The trade dimension in the follow-up to the Rio plus 20 Summit (United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)) (Room T-6)9:00 to 10:30 Know our Ocean, Protect our Marine Treasures, Empower Ocean Citizens (Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC)) (Room T-9)9:00 to 10:30 L’Economie Verte en Afrique: Experiences et Initiatives des Etats (Morocco) (Room P3-E)9:00 to 10:30 Accelerating clean and sustainable energy access for all in Africa (South Africa) (Room P3-F)9:00 to 10:30 Strengthening Students of Sustainability: Interdisciplinary Approaches (Princeton University) (Room T-5)9:00 to 10:30 ScenaRio 2012: 30,000 young voices for a sustainable future (United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)) (Room T-8)9:00 to 10:30 Social science support to policies promoting the social dimension of sustainable development in a changing climate (Norwegian National Commission for UNESCO) (Room P3-B)9:00 to 10:30 Public Investment: chalanges and opportunities of sustainable development (Brazil) (Room T-7)9:00 to 10:30 Resilient Cities - Fostering Local Action for Sustainable Development (United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)) (Room T-1)9:00 to 10:30 Measure What Matters: a coherent global framework - aligning performance indicators for global sustainable development, national beyond GDP metrics and improved corporate reporting (Prince Accounting for Sustainability Project) (Room T-4)9:00 to 10:30 UNCSD follow up: the role of parliaments (Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)) (Room T-10)11:00 to 12:30 Eusuring Effective Sustainable Development in the South: Will Rio+20 be Up to the Task? (South Centre) (Room T-6)11:00 to 12:30 Partnerships for Education in the Green Economy (International Business Leaders Forum) (Room T-5)11:00 to 12:30 GreenEvo-best practices in endogenous development and transfer of gree (Poland) (Room P3-A)11:00 to 12:30 Beyond GDP: Measuring the Future We Want (United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)) (Room P3-6)11:00 to 12:30 The importance of micro and small business for sustainable development (SEBRAE) (Room P3-5)11:00 to 12:30 Renewing Africas Energy Future (International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)) (Room T-2) 13
  • Rio Journal No. 5 Journal of the United Nations Wednesday, 20 June 201211:00 to 12:30 Tourism for a Sustainable Future (World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)) (Room T-4)11:00 to 12:30 Water and Sanitation: Rights for Sustainable Development (Spain) (Room T-9)11:00 to 12:30 Achieving sustainability through low carbon development - The Guyana story (Guyana) (Room P3-E)11:00 to 12:30 Building Marine Ecosystem Resilience to Ocean Acidification (Micronesia, Federated States of) (Room P3-B)11:00 to 12:30 The Urban Games: A Competition to Promote Green Cities (Asian Development Bank (ADB)) (Room T-8)13:00 to 14:30 Natural Capital Summit (United Kingdom) (Room T-4)13:00 to 14:30 Northern Lights on Sustainable Development (Council of Baltic) (Room P3-B)13:00 to 14:30 From Rio to Rio: A 20-year Journey to Green the Worlds Economies (Global Environment Facility (GEF)) (Room T-6)13:00 to 14:30 Local Action and Partnerships for more resilient people and communitie (International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies) (Room T-8)13:00 to 14:30 The YasunÃ--ITT Initiative: shifting paradigms for a sustainable future (Ecuador) (Room P3-E)13:00 to 14:30 VISION20/30-Vision for Independence of Small Islands frm Fossil Energy (Climate Institute) (Room T-9)13:00 to 14:30 Resilience for Communities - what do we really need by 2015? (Advisory Group on Environmental Emergencies (AGEE)) (Room P3-A)13:00 to 14:30 The Maldives Story (Maldives) (Room P3-F)13:00 to 14:30 Sustainable Maritime Development - The Contribution of Maritime Transp (International Maritime Organization (IMO)) (Room T-5)13:00 to 14:30 Multilateral Co-operation Towards Sustainable Development (World Trade Organization (WTO)) (Room T-2)13:00 to 14:30 Making a green economy happen (International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)) (Room T-10)13:15 to 14:45 Living heritage for sustainable development (Islamic Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization - ISESCO) (Room UN2 (Barra Arena))17:00 to 18:30 Across the Regions: SIDS Solutions for Sustainable Development (Commonwealth Secretariat - United Kingdom) (Room T-8)17:00 to 18:30 Vulnerability of urban migrants: Challenges and responses (International Organization for Migration (IOM)) (Room T-6)17:00 to 18:30 Sustainable Development in an Unequal World (Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung) (Room T-4)17:00 to 18:30 Advancing Sustainable Development in Post-Conflict Countries (Lebanon) (Room P3- F)17:00 to 18:30 Sharing and Partnering in Urban Water Solutions (Israel) (Room P3-B)17:00 to 18:30 Sustainable Development in the context of Regional Integration in EAC (East African Community (EAC)) (Room P3-E)17:00 to 18:30 Monitoring sustainable development - why location matters (United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management Secretariat) (Room T-10)14
  • Rio Journal No. 5 Journal of the United Nations Wednesday, 20 June 201217:00 to 18:30 The way forward to a sustainable future (Germany) (Room T-9)17:00 to 18:30 Denmark and South Africa show the way: Corporate Social Responsibility (Stakeholder Forum for a Sustainable Future) (Room T-2)17:00 to 18:30 Australian side event hosted by Prime Minister Julia Gillard (Australia) (Room P3-A)17:00 to 18:30 Vision 2050 Turkey (Turkish Business and Industry Association (TUSIAD)) (Room T-5)17:00 to 18:30 Socio-Environmental Protection Floor (Brazil) (Room P3-6)19:00 to 20:30 Seizing ecolabelling and sustainable public procurement opportunities (Nordic Council of Ministers) (Room T-8)19:00 to 20:30 Towards a Green Economy Transition in Indonesia (REDD+ Task Force of Indonesia) (Room T-6)19:00 to 20:30 Black gold and the green economy: hydrocarbon exporters perspectives (United Arab Emirates) (Room P3-A)19:00 to 20:30 Business Solutions for Sustainability: Rio+20 and beyond (World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD)) (Room T-2)19:00 to 20:30 Financing Access to Clean Energy for the Poor (UN Capital Development Fund (UNCDF)) (Room P3-E)19:00 to 20:30 ACTO Member Countries vision of Amazon forests. Monitoring deforestati (Organizacao do Tratado de Cooperacao Amazonica SP/OTCA - Amazon Cooperation Treaty Organization) (Room P3-F)19:00 to 20:30 Goals for Healthy Soils and the Role of the Global Soil Partnership (European Commission) (Room P3-B)19:00 to 20:30 The Future We Create: An interdisciplinary roundtable discussion on th (Soka Gakkai International) (Room T-10)19:00 to 20:30 Health and Sustainable Development - Reinforcing the Links (World Health Organisation (WHO)) (Room T-9)19:00 to 20:30 Green Growth for All: Converting the Global Green Growth Institute int (Republic of Korea) (Room P3-6) 15