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The Plan of Implementation is a list of vague expressions

The US used partnerships to counter multilateralism

Veteran UN negotiator and head of the UNEP during the Rio summit, Mostafa Tolba, reasons why developing countries always suffer at the hands of developed countries

The summit suffered from a crisis of trust

THE ENEMY OF NATURE: THE END OF CAPITALISM OR THE END OF THE WORLD? Joel Kovel . Published by Zed Books . 2002 . Price: not stated An average Indian radical

The needs of many were once again compromised to accommodate the demands of a powerful few. Given the alarming tilt towards self interest and unilateralism by the rich, will the concerns of poor countries ever be addressed in global negotiations?

Research in rice genomics could be the key to eradicating hunger through environmentally sustainable methods, says Latha Rangan

Rich and poor leaders give the World Food Summit a miss. They don t care for the hungry.

Kyoto Protocol gets a boost as Japan and eu ratify pact