United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development " RIO +20 " - June 20 - 22 Rio de Janeiro - BRAZIL
Among the objectives of the upcoming UN Conference : garanteing a renewed political commitment for sustainable development and drawing a balance of the past international discussions on the environment. ADEME is one of the official partners of the French Pavilion that will include all French participants (companies, NGOs, communities, etc..). Three side events will be co-organized by the Agency :
ADEME supports this project from Yann Arthus-Bertrand which presents 600 testimonies from individuals in 17 different countries. These people are already bearing the climate changes consequences in their daily life. Scientists explain the reality of these climate changes and the necessity to act right now.