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This site features the results of the Rio Dialogue on Oceans, an online discussion hosted by the Government of Brazil and UNDP from April-June 2012 in the lead up to the Rio+20 Conference. Facilitated by global academics, the discussion brought together civil society organizations, private sector and the general public to prioritize recommendations to Heads of State at Rio+20.

  Facilitators' Report   Discussions

Recommendation

Take concrete steps to eliminate fossil fuel subsidies (Public Choice)

Establish ambitious targets for moving towards renewable energy(Audience Choice)

Scale up investments and political will to ensure universal, equitable and affordable access to sustainable energy services to all by the next decade through clear strategies and actions. (Panelists' Choice)


Food and nutritional security
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Sustainable development for fighting poverty
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Sustainable development as an answer to the economic and financial crises
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Sustainable cities and innovation
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Unemployment, decent work and migration
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The economics of sustainable development
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