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Jun10

2nd World Summit of Legislators (WSL2014) Resolution

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Parliamentarians from over 70 countries agree to take resolution back to their chambers

2nd World Summit of Legislators (WSL2014) Resolution

The 2nd World Summit of Legislators, convened in the plenary of the Chamber of Deputies between 6th-8th June 2014, adopted a resolution which delegates have taken back to their parliaments for debate.

May19

GLOBE President Calls for a New Generation of Climate Change Agreement to be developed in Lima and Paris

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Statement issued by the President of the Global Legislators Organisation ahead of the World Summit of Legislators to convene next month in the Congress of Mexico.

Feb25

GLOBE in World Summit of Legislators talks with Mexican Congress

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GLOBE delegation visits Mexican Congress

GLOBE in World Summit of Legislators talks with Mexican Congress

During an official visit to Mexico by Adam Matthews, GLOBE’s Secretary General, GLOBE International was honoured by the Mexican Congress for its work on climate change.

Jun18

UN Welcomes landmark Rio+20 Legislator's Protocol

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Agreed by 300 Parliamentarians from 86 countries addressing key gaps in original Rio process

UN Welcomes landmark Rio+20 Legislator's Protocol

The Protocol was signed by the heads of the national delegations during a formal presentation to the United Nations Under Secretary General responsible for Rio+20, Sha Zukang. The Protocol sets out a number of commitments for parliaments designed to strengthen delivery of the original Rio agenda; progress within UN Conventions on Biodiversity, Climate Change and Desertification; and commitments to emerge from Rio+20.

May23

300 legislators,38 Presidents of Congress, to participate in 1st World Summit of Legislators

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A new mechanism to be created to monitor delivery of Rio+20 commitments

300 legislators,38 Presidents of Congress, to participate in 1st World Summit of Legislators

300 legislators from 85 countries will convene in the Palace Tiradentes from the 15th-17th June at the 1st World Summit of Legislators. 38 of the delegations will be led by the President or Speaker of their national legislature.

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