Mar16

GLOBE International Board Meets in Berlin to Prepare for World Summit of Legislators

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The Board of GLOBE International Meeting in the Bundestag

Legislators from across the world met as part of the Board of GLOBE International on Thursday 15th and Friday 16th March in the German Bundestag (Parliament) to prepare for the World Summit of Legislators.

Legislators from across the world met as part of the Board of GLOBE International on Thursday 15th and Friday 16th March in the German Bundestag (Parliament) to put in place the agenda and key preparations for the World Summit of Legislators to be held in Rio de Janeiro from the 15th-17th June 2012.

The Board discussed the three priorities for the World Summit of Legislators and agreed the focus on scrutiny, legislation and natural capital.  Furthermore, the Board put in place key steps to support the formation of new GLOBE Chapters following the World Summit and reviewed the work programmes on forests, natural capital and climate change.

The Board also discussed the key aspects of the DRAFT Legislators Protocol to be discussed and agreed at the World Summit of Legislators.

For further information please contact the Secretary General of GLOBE International at adam.matthews@globeinternational.org.

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