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: http://www.rio20.gov.br For information regarding room availability please contact: Terramar Travel Agency

Emails: reservas2@terramar.tur.br or reservas4@terramar.tur.br or reservas8@terramar.tur.br

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

Media representatives must present their approval letter and copy rio20.hoteis@itamaraty.gov.br when requesting their accommodations.

Information
  • Published on: 3 Apr 2012
  • Submitted by: Japan Council on the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD-J)
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Bangkok Strategic Workshop for the establishment of Asia NGO Network on ESD (ANNE)
Based on our experience gained from Asia Good ESD Practice Project(AGEPP:
2006-08), 7 NGOs from AGEPP Network has discussed the possibility and
significance of the NGO network. At Surabaya Workshop in 2010, these NGOs
agreed the establishment of the NGO network by 2014, which is the final year
of the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (UNDESD). And now
in Bangkok, we developed our plan further - made the roadmap towards,
clarified the shared responsibility of member NGOs, as well as complied the
message to Rio+20 held in June, 2012.

All the handout documents and the workshop proceedings are downloadable from
the below link. The proceedings report contains the summary of the
discussion at the workshop, our roadmap towards 2014, and ANNE message to
Rio+20.

We submitted the application for the official side event at Rio+20, in order
to present the significant role of NGO in ESD as well as sustainable
development in the local community and the necessity of Asian NGO Network on
ESD.
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