Talk 2012-06b: Sustainable Development?: Rio 2012

Café Economique Session, Thursday June 28th 2012
Time: 7.30pm
Venue: International Community Centre, Mansfield Road, NG1 3FN

Sustainable Development?: Rio 2012

Amanda Smith of Nottingham Trent University will explore the recent Rio 2012 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development. She will explore the history of this conference (which was first held in Rio in 1992) and will comment on the problems associated with trying to implement sustainable development across the globe. In particular, she will pick up on the key outcomes of the conference and facilitate a debate on these issues.