Rio +20 — What happened?

 

The Rio +20 Conference on Sustainable Development is over.

There’s much debate over whether it accomplished anything.   Notable was the absence of world leaders and the presence of corporation leadership.  Click here to see a Radio Netherlands analysis of that corporate influence.  It’s interesting to see how the corporate world is contributing.

We will blog more about this conference and its inherent implications for managers, and in particular, project managers.

For now, though, we provide you with the their “The Future We Want” document, from which you can derive your own conclusions.

Click here to read the Rio+20 Declaration.

Click here to read the EU recommendations...you can compare what the EU asserted against what was actually declared.

 

And, click here to read coverage of the Rio +20 Summit from the ISSP (International Society of Sustainability Professionals).