The Future We Want after Rio+20: New Partnerships toward Green Economy and Society
6 November 2012
Elizabeth Rose Hall
The symposium is set against the backdrop of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20) held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from 20-22 June, 2012. To achieve sustainable development for the future, building effective partnerships of multi-stakeholders and their actions is one of the most important keys. The symposium will provide a forum to consider what forms of partnerships are necessary to tackle with the issues and challenges to comprehensive growth of the green economy and society which promotes community development and poverty eradication. Experts from government, international think-tank, academia, NGO and business will be invited to address the symposium, share their insights and enrich the debate on the innovative forms of partnerships to create more sustainable societies.