UN Conference on Sustainable Development, Rio de Janeiro: statement by Janez Potočnik (15/06/2012)
On 15 June 2012, Janez Potočnik, Member of the EC in charge of Environment, participated in a United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development at Rio+20.
Janez Potočnik is the EU lead negotiator for the Conference. He was in Rio from 15-23 June 2012. Besides leading the negotiations from the EU's side, he had bilateral meetings and attended a large number of side events on a wide range of topics with stakeholders, youth, business, academia and global leaders. SHOTLISTLINK