Road to Rio+20, 2010-2012
This page outlines Rio+20 mandated preparatory meetings, including national preparations, from year 2010 to 2012, with links to outcome documents for each meeting. More detailed information can be found by clicking on the links of the meetings.

Prep Com
Intersessional
Regional Preparatory Meetings
Member States
Informal Consultations
May 2010
1st Preparatory Committee Meeting of Rio+20 (UNHQ)
  • Co-Chairs' Summary
January 2011
1st Intersessional Meeting of Rio+20 (UNHQ)
  • Co-Chairs' Summary
Fifth World Future Energy Summit (United Arab Emirates)
March 2011
2nd Preparatory Committee Meeting of Rio+20 (UNHQ)
April 2011
Retreat of the Group of 77 on UN Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20) (Group of 77)
Green Economy in the Energy Sector in the Context of Sustainable Development (Montenegro)
  • Budva Declaration
June 2011
Global Green Growth Summit 2011 (Republic of Korea)
Renewable Energy in the Context of Green Economy and the role of Private Sector (Denmark and Republic of Korea)
Going Green 2011 (Green Growth, Green Cities, Green Industry) (Czech Republic)
Workshop on Sustainable Tourism (Honduras)
  • Conclusions and Recommendations
July 2011
High-Level Dialogue on the Institutional Framework for Sustainable Development (Indonesia)
  • Chair's Summary
International Seminar on Green Economy and Official Statistics (Republic of Korea)
September 2011
Regional Preparatory Meeting for Latin America and the Caribbean, ECLAC
  • Outcome
High-Level Symposium on the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (China)
  • Chair's Summary
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) Retreat for Permanent Representatives on the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20) (Germany)
October 2011
Regional Preparatory Meeting for Asia Pacific Region, ESCAP
  • Outcome
Regional Preparatory Meeting in the Arab Region, ESCWA and partners
  • Outcome
Regional Preparatory Meeting for Africa Region, ECA and partners
  • Outcome
Sharing Green Economy Best Practices Towards Rio+20 (Poland)
Delhi Ministerial Dialogue on "Green Economy and Inclusive Growth" (India)
Climate Summit for a Living Himalayas (Bangladesh)
Global Green Growth Forum (Denmark)
High-Level Expert Group Meeting on Using Green Agriculture to Stimulate Economic Growth and Eradicate Poverty (Israel)
December 2011
2nd Intersessional Meeting of Rio+20 (UNHQ)
Regional Preparatory Meeting for ECE Region, ECE
  • Outcome
Eye on Earth Summit (United Arab Emirates)
March 2012
First round of 'informal-informal' negotiations on the zero draft of outcome document
The Bureau will discuss the schedule of "informal-informal" negotiations for the period after March 2012 in its next meeting to be held on 9 January 2012.
3rd Intersessional Meeting of Rio+20

20-22 June 2012: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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