May 31, 2012
It’s worrying me that it is so difficult to build understanding between national governments. We are all developing nations and need to understand how conditions are different depending on where we live on our planet.
Mayors in cities seem to have a better capacity than nations themselves to create strong networks that support sustainable development and foster the growing of low carbon economy.
The international dialogue to build understanding in front of Rio resembles more and more chaos than consensus. Will Rio+20 be another missing opportunity to address the necessary solutions for our planet?
Will Jan Eliasson, Sweden’s former Minister of Foreign Affairs and the incoming UN Deputy Secretary General as of July 1st, 2012 bring a new spirit to the UN? View his message at the Hard Rain Exhibition in Lund in May 2012 – See the interview at http://www.kajembren.com
Folllow and participate in the LinkedIn Rio+20 group at LinkedInKajEmbren