Civil Society Workshop on Alternatives and Peoples Struggles for Sustainability: Intensifying People’s Struggles in Defense of the Commons : Page 2 of 2

Posted on 26 January 2012
Tetet Nera-Lauron of IBON’s Climate Justice Programme, moderated the discussions and invited the audience to be part of the Rights for Sustainability (R4S)  which aims to promote a rights-based approach to sustainable development as a way of ensuring that inter- and intra-generational equity and justice are central concerns in the reform agenda at Rio+20 and beyond. For comments and suggestions regarding the campaign, you may contact Paul Quintos of IBON International at
This self-organized side event was officially part of the Thematic Social Forum held from January 24-29, 2012 in Porto Alegre, Brazil. The theme of this year's forum was "Capitalist Crisis, Social and Environmental Justice". It was organized as a preparatory stage for the Rio+20 People’s Summit in June. ###
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