Sharing Green Economy Best Practices Towards Rio+20

Poland's Ministry of the Environment is organizing this high-level conference, aimed at consultation between EU member States and key countries in the process of preparing for the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD, or Rio+20). The conference will include presentation of the EU Environment Council's report of 10 October 2011 and other examples of green economy initiatives, from 10 EU member States and 10 other key countries in the UNCSD process. The discussion will serve as a basis for developing specific solutions, which may be adopted during the UNCSD. The Warsaw conference also will include consultation aimed at bringing positions closer and supporting the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) in preparing for the UNCSD.  

dates: 11-12 October 2011   venue: Biblioteka Uniwersytecka, ul. Dobra 56/66, Warszawa   location: Warsaw, Poland   contact: Agnieszka Koz┼éowska-Korbicz (Ministry of the Environment)   phone: +48 22 57 92 855   e-mail: agnieszka.kozlowska-korbicz@mos.gov.pl   www: http://www.uncsd2012.org/rio20/index.php?page=view&type=13&nr=321&menu=46