Jacopo Crimi

Rio + 20: Strong Expectations, Modest Results

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Keywords: Sustainability, Sustainable Development, Rio + 20, Indicators, United Nations, Policy, Negotiations

There were strong expectations concerning the Rio+20 Earth Summit, but given the economic downturn concrete results were modest. Nevertheless, Rio proved to be an excellent occasion to network realities which are already implementing sustainable development at the local or regional level. Furthermore, the setting of a post-2015 process for the development of Sustainable Development Indicators appears promising as it paves the way for the inclusion of other dimensions in the welfare of nations, beyond GDP.

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