31st Jan 2012

The ‘Zero Draft’ of the Rio + 20 negotiating document is out!

KECN with the organisation Thamesbank, is preparing for the negotiations in Rio this June and working towards the creation of a new international agreement that strengthens, clarifies, updates and ensures implementation of 27 principles of the Rio Declaration and the Agenda 21 Blueprint that emerged from the Rio talks in 1992. The first 2 sections of the Zero Draft document was recently finalised in New York. The pre-amended version of the Zero Draft is available here. The Zero Draft document  sets out the parameters of the issues to be resolved although the parameters and precise wording can (and will) change.