RIO Program, Brazil Launch

In June 2012, Brazil hosted United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD), popularly known as Rio+20.

Rio+20 was 10-day long mega-conference organized by the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs and saw participation from over 190 countries. Rio+20 culminated with the A/RES/66/288 – the future we want declaration.

IARC launched the RIO Program (2012-2022) during the Rio+20 Earth Summit on June 20, 2012. The main campaign was called, One Million Rios. The launch was underpinned by the idea “Bringing Rio Home.”

IARC Rio+20 Rio India Program Launch

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IARC was officially listed as Major Group Organization during UNCSD Rio+20 Earth Summit.

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