- Daily read-outs from Conference Secretary-General
- UN Media Advisory & Logistics for Rio+20
- Media advisory in French
- Media Accreditation
- Preliminary Information note
- Briefing on logistics by the Government of Brazil
- UN System Media Contacts
- Logo & Guidelines
- A ONU Brasil na Rio+20
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: http://www.rio20.gov.br For information regarding room availability please contact: Terramar Travel Agency Emails: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com Tel: (+55+21) 35120067 or (+55+11) 30142042 or (+55+19) 35145600 Media representatives must present their approval letter and copy firstname.lastname@example.org when requesting their accommodations.
- Published on: 3 Jun 2011
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Path towards green economy
The green economy offers a bridge towards sustainable development. For many developing countries, however, combating poverty and the lack of basic human needs remain a priority. Still, ?the longer we wait, the harder and more costly it will be to address the environmental challenges that we face?, said Mr. Joseph Deiss, President of the General Assembly, as he opened the Thematic Debate on the Green Economy: a Pathway to Sustainable Development today.