Posts Tagged ‘Rio+20’

UBC ‘ecological footprint’ creators win Blue Planet Award at Rio+20 UN conference

Jun. 17, 2012 | Filed under: Media Release, News Feed | Tags: , , ,

Two pioneering UBC researchers who developed the “ecological footprint” concept have won the prestigious Blue Planet Award for Sustainability, valued at nearly $645,000 CDN, at the Rio+20 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development in Brazil.

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UBC experts and story ideas for Rio+20 UN sustainability conference

Jun. 14, 2012 | Filed under: Hot Topics, Media Advisory, News Feed | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

UBC experts are available to comment on the Rio+20 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development in Brazil (June 20-22), including two researchers who will attend in person.

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