RIO+20 INDIA PROGRAM
“At Rio, our vision must be clear: a sustainable green
Hall of Fame: Rio+20 India Certification Program involved thousands of participants from over 100 colleges and universities across India; all coming together to begin to create the Future We Want. On a national level, we have 20 winners and they win Rio+20 Gold Medals and feature in the Rio+20 Hall of Fame. Click here
Closure Report: The closure report, published on June 08, 2013 has been submitted to UNCSD, MNRE, Govt of India & Govt of Maharashtra & Goa Click here
Souvenir: It will be published latest by June 20, 2013. The reason for postponement is that we are to accommodate a couple of colleges who couldn’t complete the program on time due to unforeseen circumstances at their end.
Updated on June 05, 2013
Medals and Certificates for Ambassadors: The Medals for Winners and Certificates for Campus Ambassador / Coordinators will be sent in May 2013.
Download Content: The Rio+20 India Program content is now available for download as per the science commons CC BY-NC-ND 2.5 License Click here
The United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD) is being organized in pursuance of General Assembly Resolution 64/236 (A/RES/64/236), and will take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in June 2012. The Rio+20 Conference is envisaged as a Conference at the highest possible level, including Heads of State and Government or other representatives. The Conference will result in a focused political document. Rio+20 is an historic opportunity to define pathways to a safer, more equitable, cleaner, greener and more prosperous world for all.
Asia's biggest education and outreach program about Rio+20 - The Rio+20 India Program begins on June 20, 2012 and registration closes on (extended) February 28, 2013. It is spearheaded by Indian Astrobiology Research Centre in association Rio+20 - United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD) to promote the objectives of UNCSD 2012. The program is a tool to achieve the One Million Rios commitment which is accepted and listed on the United Nations Rio+20 website. Click here
Rio+20 India has been hailed by the media and academics alike; it has in-kind support of international & national organizations, Universities as well as government agencies including a Ministry of Environment & Forests. Click here
Rio+20 India Program including the Rio+20 India Program is organized by IARC and not by the United Nations. IARC has been granted official permission by UNCSD Secretiat to use UN Rio+20 logo to promote Rio+20 Earth Summit. IARC indemnifies itself from any misrepresentation of this fact by anybody.