Download Policy Briefs

A series of policy briefs have been prepared part of the scientific preparations for the conference.

The briefs specifically target policy-makers in the Rio+20 process, aiming to give them access to the latest scientific thinking on sustainable development issues.

Each brief tackles an issue of importance to the Rio+20 conference, with a focus on the 'Green Economy' and the 'Institutional Framework for Sustainable Development'.


Water security | Food security | Biodiversity and ecosystems | Transforming governance and institutions | Interconnected risks and challenges | Energy security | Health | Well-being | Green economy

The following briefs are currently available for download:

Planet Under Pressure 2012 live web streaming Read the Planet Under Pressure 2012 blog Follow us on Facebook Planet under Pressure in the media Debategraph - add to the knowledge map How we're going to make Planet Under Pressure 2012 carbon neutral