Flashcards in The Rio Earth Summit Deck (9)
How many governments attended?
What was the summit’s purpose?
Set an agenda for the sustainable development of the earths resources
What two conventions were agreed upon?
un.n.ecessary c.at b.ig d.og
U.nder n.ew f.ood c.ontrol c.ant c.omplain c.itizens
The 1997 New York follow up meeting was held to?
Assess the succession of the earth summit and future directions
What gaps were identified in New York?
Social equity and poverty
What summit was held ten years after Rio?
The Johannesburg World Summit on Sustainable development
What did the The Johannesburg World Summit on Sustainable development address?
Social issues which aimed to reduce poverty and increase access to safe drinking water
What year marked the 20th anniversary of the rio summit?