TITLE

Earth Summit '92 news

AUTHOR(S)
Chaitkin, Stuart
PUB. DATE
September 1991
SOURCE
Earth Island Journal;Fall91, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces the second United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED) scheduled on June 1-12, 1992 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Objectives of the conference; Discussion of issues in major areas affecting the relationship between the environment and the economy through the 21st century.
ACCESSION #
9707141767

 

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