Home > Biodiversity, Climate breakdown, Conservation, Sustainability > United Nations Rio+20 Summit: Global Environment Outlook Report Warns Of Irreversible Damage

United Nations Rio+20 Summit: Global Environment Outlook Report Warns Of Irreversible Damage

The much anticipated U.N. GEO 5 Report came out today. At this point, is anyone surprised by its findings?

* Only 4 of 90 international environmental goals making significant progress
* Climate change, fish stocks showing little or no progress

Time is running very short, U.N. Under-Secretary General and UNEP Executive Director Achim Steiner said, as the planet heads for 9 billion people by 2050 and the global economy consumes ever larger amounts of natural resources.

United Nations Rio+20 Summit: Global Environment Outlook Report Warns Of Irreversible Damage.

Advertisements
  1. No comments yet.
  1. No trackbacks yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: