Sustainable Development Goals for the New Generation

By Olimar Maisonet-Guzman and Ben Vanpeperstraete The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have become a contentious proposal among Member States that are currently negotiating the outcome document for Rio+20. Member States and the international community are looking for the successors of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), which will expire in 2015. […]

Sustainable Development Goals for the New Generation

Published May 2, 2012 at rioplustwenties.org/?p=1201 By Olimar Maisonet-Guzman and Ben Vanpeperstraete   The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have become a contentious proposal among Member States that are currently negotiating the outcome document for Rio+20. Member States and the international community are looking for the successors of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), which will […]

Sharing Your Vision of the Future

by Saba, Olimar and Kiara Have about the future? Where you will be? What you will do? What it will be like? But have you thought about what this world should look like? What kind of solutions do we need to create this future world? What are dreams for you, […]

My Community, Our Earth

HELP US SHOW HOW GEOGRAPHY AND GIS IS CREATING A MORE SUSTAINABLE WORLD by Astrid Ng What to do now: Celebrate Earth Day and Win $400! Got Maps? Students, please send us your youth-led sustainable development project and map in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Rio Earth Summit. All […]

Stopover in New York on the Road to Rio

Thursday evening, already 7pm. The sun set behind Brooklyn on the other side of the East River. Some of us seem half day-dreaming in the delegates lounge, watching the time pass outside while we can’t help wonder what makes us decide to spend twelve hours a day in the same […]