He had been at the International Earth Summit in Rio De Janeiro
, where it was revealed the minister and his officials were staying in the plush Sheraton Hotel.
Dubai Supreme Council of Energy is set to send a delegation to the Rio+20 Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro
this week, led by H.E.
Summary: DUBAI - A delegation from the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy (DSCE) headed by Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, Vice-Chairman of the DSCE, will join the official UAE delegation, headed by Ministry of Foreign Affairs, to attend the Rio+20 Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro
from June 20-22.
The display, dubbed the Rio+20 Timeline, marks 20 years since the international Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro
Originally proposed by the Canadian government at the Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro
in 1992, the day was unofficially celebrated every year since.
The international response to climate change began in 1992 at the Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro
. Many nations signed the U.N.
Back in 1992, just before the much-heralded Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro
, when the rate of Amazon forest destruction had slowed, Lutzenberger remained cautious.
is, in truth, a global death warrant for millions--and, potentially, hundreds of millions--of human beings." And we indicated that "the POP treaty grew out of several earlier agreements spawned at the 1992 UN Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro
, particularly the UN's eco-manifesto for total regimentation of the entire planet known as Agenda 21."
She said standards of human rights had become central to the issues of both environment and development in the decade since the first Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro
4 in Johannesburg, will take place a decade after the landmark Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro
, where a blueprint was agreed on for balancing the world's economic and social needs with its environmental resources.
The controversial idea was discussed during the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro
, Brazil, and formed the basis of a carbon crediting system incorporated into the Kyoto Protocol on greenhouse gas emissions during the last hours of negotiations in Kyoto, Japan, in 1997 [see "Protocol Primer"].
conference, which will be held in 2002 to follow up the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro