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Roundtable for Equity and Sustainability - IBON (NGO) and ITUC (Trade Unions)
23 Mar 2012 - 23 Mar 2012
6:15 PM - 7:45 PM

777 UN Plaza, New York

This Roundtable gathers *experts from UN DESA, UNCTAD and UNEP together with representatives from civil society and governments* to discuss the necessity of equity, fairness and justice in sustainable development, and to consider possible measures for *promoting equity within and between countries, and between generations.*IBON, ITUC and UMC are hoping that this Roundtable can help inform the discussions and negotiations for the outcome document for Rio+20.

*About the* *Rights for Sustainability Initiative*

The R4S Initiative serves as a platform for groups and individuals who support the promotion of a rights-based approach to sustainable development as a way of ensuring that inter- and intra-generational equity and justice are central considerations in the agenda of Rio+20 and beyond.

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