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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

Put education at the core of the Sustainable Development Goals agenda. (Public choice)

Commit to a Social Protection and Decent Work for All goal by 2030, including access to health, unemployment, maternity & child protection and suport for disabled people (Audience choice)

Compel national governments to respect the human rights of all migrant workers and their families including those in Temporary Foreign Worker programs and those climate refugees who will be displaced by environmental impacts. (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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Sustainable energy for all
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The economics of sustainable development
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