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

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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: 30 May 2012
  • Submitted by: Stakeholder Forum for a Sustainable Future
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Outreach Magazine: May 30th news from the negotiations plus a look at forests' role in a green economy
Today's edition focuses on the key area of interest to our Rio+20 hosts, that of forests. The opening article from WWF's Amanda Larsson looks at the recent developments regarding Brazil's Forest Code, while other articles look at discussions surrounding REDD, sustainable land use, and the Internalisation of the value of watershed environmental services. The magazine also includes an account of UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's address to delegates yesterday.
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