The Elders


I’m proud to see my fellow Brazilian, Pedro, at the forefront of this movement to make Rio+20 count.

Like many of your generation, you do not see the protection of the environment as separate from efforts to promote both economic development and social justice. You are setting a great example to your peers – in fact, to all of us!

Author (reference): 
Fernando H Cardoso
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