Covering the Environment From Rio to Johannesburg and Beyond

Leite, Marcelo
December 2002
Nieman Reports;Winter2002, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p80
Provides information on the frustrations of environmental reporters in reporting the earth conferences of the United Nations (UN) in Brazil. Discussion on the outcome of the 1992 Rio de Janeiro Conference; Problems with the news coverage of the 2002 Johannesburg Conference; Example of local research nongovernmental organizations supported by the U.S. and European countries.


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