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AGRICULTURE AT RIO+20: A TWO PART SIDE-EVENT
15 Dec 2011 - 15 Dec 2011
6:15 PM - 7:45 PM

Conference Room 6 North Lawn Building

AGRICULTURE AT RIO+20: A TWO PART SIDE-EVENT
DEC 15, 18:15-19:45
CONFERENCE ROOM 6 ? NORTH LAWN BUILDING

Part 1: Sustainable agriculture at Rio+20
18:15 - 19:00
Organized by: Biovision Foundation, Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, IFOAM and the More and Better Network

? Mr. Pio Wennubst, Counselor at the Permanent Mission of Switzerland to the UN
? Two further panelists from developed and developing countries
? Mr. Stephane Jost, Liaison Officer, FAO
? Dr. Hans Rudolf Herren, World Food Prize Laureate, President Millennium Institute and Biovision
? Mr. Robert Jordan, Advocacy Manager, IFOAM

Part 2: Earth Grab? Who Will Control The Green Economy?
19:00 - 19:45
Organized by: ETC Group, La Via Campesina and Third World Network

? Reclaiming our Future: Small Farmers? Proposals for Rio+20, Alberto Gomez, La Via Campesina
? Report Launch: Who Will Control the Green Economy?, Kathy Jo Wetter, ETC Group
? Chaired by Meena Raman, Third World Network

A sandwich dinner will be offered.


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