Rio to Rio: 20 wasted years? Alternative Conference for the Rio Summit

Sat, 16/06/2012 - 00:00 - Sun, 17/06/2012 - 00:00
Regular event?: 
This is not a regular event

Between 1992 and 2012: The global surface temperature has risen by 0.38C. The Arctic sea ice has decreased by 2.94 million square kilometres. The CO2 in the atmosphere has risen by 35.19 PPM.
30 661 900 hectares of Brazilian forest have been lost.
More than 431,215.08 million tonnes of CO2 have been emitted.
The amount of CO2 emitted per year has risen from 21,421.45 to 30,398.42 million tonnes.
On the weekend preceding the Rio Summit (20-22nd June), a wide range of workshops and seminars - and an exciting main plenary - are planned.
Please see website for further information and registration.

Organised by: 
Campaign Against Climate Change
Organiser is not an NFP member
School of Oriental and African Studies, Institute of Education, University College London (Opening plenary in IOE, Thornhaugh Street off Russell Square)