MEDIA ADVISORY: Hope or Hype? WRI Experts Host Press Call on Rio+20 Summit
As leaders in government, business and civil society prepare to head to Rio de Janeiro for the UN Sustainable Development Summit, known as Rio+20, experts from the World Resources Institute will host a press call to discuss issues and expectations for the meeting.
WRI experts will discuss issues, including the green economy, governance, climate change, role of business, and more. WRI will provide an update on the state of play and on possible outcomes for the global summit.
Listen to the audio recording of WRI's press call below:
Press call to discuss expectations for the Rio+20 Summit.
Manish Bapna, Interim President, WRI
Craig Hanson, Director, People & Ecosystems Program, WRI
Lalanath de Silva, Director, The Access Initiative
Jennifer Morgan, Director, Climate & Energy Program, WRI
Followed by a Q&A session
Tuesday, May 22, 10:00a.m. EDT // 11:00a.m. BRT
United States (Toll free): (866) 803-2143
Brazil (Toll Free): 0800-8911992
Other international locations (Toll): +1 (210)795-1098
Passcode: Callers should ask for “RIO”
You can read more about WRI's work at Rio +20 at: http://insights.wri.org/topic/rio20.
Michael Oko: Tel. + 1 (202) 729-7684; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; or
James Anderson: Tel. +1 (202) 729 7608; email: JAnderson@wri.org
- Senior Media Officer