Climate Change, Human Rights and Rio+20

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In our June 2012 podcast The US Human Rights Network’s Sacajawea Hall explores the upcoming Rio+20, the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development. Monique Harden, Co-Executive Director of the Advocates for Environmental Human Rights and Andrea Carmen, Executive Director of the International Indian Treaty Council share their goals for Rio+20, their concerns around the proposal for a “green economy,” and the need for a rights based approach to sustainable development.