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ECOLOGY-DIPLOMAT Blog Report: RIO +20 LACK OF PROGRESS FRUSTRATES CIVIL SOCIETY, By AMBASSADOR MO
The United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD), “Rio+20,” will take place in Brazil on 20-22 June 2012.  World political leaders, along with thousands of participants from governments, the private sector, NGOs & other groups, will presumably conclude negotiations on a final document with clear steps to reduce poverty, advance social equity & ensure environmental protection.
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Blog Report: FROM ETHIOPIA TO VENEZUELA CIVIL SOCIETY UNDER ASSAULT, By Ambassador Mo
“Civil society – including NGOs, trade unions, human rights defenders, academics, journalists, bloggers & others – plays an absolutely crucial role in ensuring that human rights are protected in individual states,” said the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Navi Pillay. –MORE– for Some Countries Spotlighted —
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