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  • UN Partners With WYD for Panel on Youth Leadership (Sustainable Development)

    07/19/2013 3:47:55 PM PDT · by haffast · 5 replies
    Zenit ^ | July 19, 2013 | Zenit.org
    World Youth Day organizers and the United Nations are partnering to sponsor a morning of debates about the role of youth in sustainable development and peace. The event "Youth and the culture of peace" will take place on July 23rd. There will be participation on behalf of Ahmad Alhendawi, the UN Secretary-General's special envoy, and a moment for presentations by five youth representatives, from the five continents. About 650 youths are expected to attend. The event will take place at the Brazilian Bar Association building (Edifício OAB), where consulates of the international delegations will have offices during the WYD Rio2013....
  • Obama To Give UN Control Of Our Water!

    07/19/2012 2:52:30 PM PDT · by yoe · 22 replies
    Western Center For Journalism ^ | July 12, 2012 | Suzanne Eovaldi
    Is Obama’s federal government getting ready to put a huge red X mark on the Hoover Dam, which supplies most of the American West with its life-sustaining water? Having this scenario play out is quite plausible as Barack Obama’s Executive Order # 13547 in support of the global Law of the Sea Treaty (L.O.S.T.) seeks to take control of our water in any form of precipitation, from sky to ocean! Total water control will give the American president and his global cohorts total control of all U.S. citizens if this initiative is not stopped by still-free citizens. Because the Water...
  • Obama administration sees Rio +20 Summit in June as Festival of Global Greenness

    02/25/2012 10:49:47 AM PST · by opentalk · 1 replies
    Fox News ^ | February 24, 2012 | George Russell
    With gasoline prices spiking, a presidential election looming in the fall, and recent failures at reaching sweeping global agreements on environmental policy, the Obama Administration is heading into this summer’s Rio + 20 Conference on Sustainable Development with modest goals, looking for areas of broad agreement and civic engagement that can be touted as populist environmental progress. “We consider it an aspirational meeting,” a U.S. State Department spokesman told Fox News. “This is a good, positive meeting,” in which “we go forward in as pragmatic a way as possible.”...Nevertheless, the long-term goal of Rio + 20 remains the same: to...