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Citizen Actions Turn Up the Heat for a Warming Planet | IPS ipsnews.net

MONTREAL, Canada, Sep 11, 2011 (IPS) – Civil society leaders meeting here for the 2011 CIVICUS World Assembly are looking ahead toward next year’s Rio+20 summit – a milestone anniversary of the 1992 Rio Earth Summit, and a crucial meeting of U.N. member states and non-governmental organisations to work towards a greener future.

In advance of the June 2012 summit, officially dubbed the Conference on Sustainable Development, some environmentalists say they are concerned about its focus on developing a “Green Economy”.

Read more here: Citizen Actions Turn Up the Heat for a Warming Planet – IPS ipsnews.net.

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