Posts Tagged 'jobs'

7 ideas from #CityTalk for Rio +20 : Jobs, Energy and Cities

With Rio+20 kicking off next week in Brazil, we decided to host our most recent #citytalk tweetchat on the topic of energy, jobs, and sustainable cities – three subjects noted as priority areas for the debate in Rio. Hundreds of people joined the discussion, including our many special guests from Siemens AG, and our conversation reached over 80,000 twitter users.

Jobs, Energy and Cities on the road to Rio +20

[ June 11, 2012; ] Seven critical issues will be at the forefront of discussions and receive ‘priority attention’ at the upcoming Rio+20 Summit. The broad range of issues on the agenda includes decent jobs, energy, sustainable cities, food security and sustainable agriculture, water, oceans and disaster readiness.

With growing calls to move from policies to action, the challenge has been set for all stakeholders – including citizens […]