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UNCEDUnited Nations Conference on Environment and Development (Rio de Janeiro, June 1992)
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UNCED had as precedent the United Nations Conference on the Human Environment (UNCHE) held in Stockholm, Sweden, in 1972, which was the first major modern international gathering on human activities in relationship to the environment and led to the founding of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the establishment of the International Day of the Environment on 5 June, as a commemoration of the UNCHE inauguration ceremony that took place on 5 June, 1972.
In 2002, the Johannesburg conference was convened to evaluate the results of UNCED or Rio 92: poverty had increased and environmental degradation had worsened.
When the South Africa team was anno unced, I honestly felt it was the best opportunity Wales have had to beat them in a long time.
According to studies conducted by the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED), the Middle East is one of the globes highest consumers of water per capita.
Surely the WSF will keep in mind that Brazil will host another important UN conference on environment and sustainability in 2012, when an assessment will be made of the 20 years since the June 1992 UN Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED), also known as Rio-92, in Rio de Janeiro, site of the 2012 event as well.
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Observed on March 22 every year, World Water Day is an initiative that grew out of the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED) in Rio de Janeiro.
The Johannesburg Plan of Implementation that was adopted at the conclusion of the World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD) in September 2002 provides a framework for action to implement the original United Nation Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED) commitments, with special focus on Water, Energy, Health, Agriculture and Biodiversity (WEHAB).
In the context of the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED) in 1992 and other landmarks in the environmental movement which led to a new agenda for the integrated management of oceans and marine areas, Haward and Vince (both at the U.
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(18) UNCED (1992) y World Development Report (1994).
The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change was signed in June 1992 at the United Nations Conference on the Environment and Development (UNCED, Rio de Janeiro) by 154 countries including the European Community.