For Media

Hotels for Press
Accommodation levels in Rio de Janeiro are anticipated to be at full occupancy during the conference. While it is not the responsibility of the United Nations to procure accommodation for the media, it should be noted that the Brazilian national organizing committee for Rio+20 has committed to blocking a minimum of 500 hotel rooms in Rio de Janeiro for media covering the conference. Costs must be covered by the media. For more details, visit: For information regarding room availability please contact: Terramar Travel Agency

Emails: or or

Tel: (+55+21) 35120067 or (+55+11) 30142042 or (+55+19) 35145600

Media representatives must present their approval letter and copy when requesting their accommodations.


Social Protection Floor Campaign
The New York based NGO Committee for Social Development at the United Nations has mounted a signature campaign in 4 languages in support of the Social Protection Floor Initiative. We hope for 1 million signatures. By clicking on the links below you can get some background information and sign the petition. Please promote The Social Protection Floor Campaign on your list serves and among your friends and communities.
The signatures will be used as an advocacy tool at national level and at the UN during the Commission on Social Development 2012, Commission on Status of Women 2012 and the ILO event in June 2012.

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