For Media

Hotels for Press
Accommodation levels in Rio de Janeiro are anticipated to be at full occupancy during the conference. While it is not the responsibility of the United Nations to procure accommodation for the media, it should be noted that the Brazilian national organizing committee for Rio+20 has committed to blocking a minimum of 500 hotel rooms in Rio de Janeiro for media covering the conference. Costs must be covered by the media. For more details, visit: For information regarding room availability please contact: Terramar Travel Agency

Emails: or or

Tel: (+55+21) 35120067 or (+55+11) 30142042 or (+55+19) 35145600

Media representatives must present their approval letter and copy when requesting their accommodations.

  • Published on: 9 Mar 2012
  • Submitted by: Institute for Global Environmental Strategies
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ISSUE BRIEF for RIO+20 vol.1:
Issue Briefs series Vol.1(Mar.2012)
What are Sustainable Development Goals?

This brief, which addresses issues surrounding the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) proposed by Columbia, Guatemala, and Peru during the Rio+20 processes, aims to remind policymakers and other stakeholders of the importance of reaching a solid outcome at Rio+20, as well as for the future. It provides a summary of ongoing discussions and informal consultations concerning SDGs, and expounds on IGESf views for a mandate and process for developing a set of universal SDGs.

Author: Miyazawa, Ikuho
Language: English
Publisher: IGES(Hayama, Japan)
Copyright: IGES

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