Prof. Sachs’ Global Sustainable Development Solutions Network Article

To get familiar with one of the outcomes of the Rio+20 summit, read this article by Jeffrey Sachs, Director of the Earth Institute. Excerpt:

“To empower global society to act, Ban has launched a bold new global initiative, for which I am grateful to volunteer. The UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network is a powerful effort to mobilize global knowledge to save the planet. The idea is to use global networks of knowledge and action to identify and demonstrate new, cutting-edge approaches to sustainable development around the world. The network will work alongside and support governments, UN agencies, civil-society organizations, and the private sector.”

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