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Chairing UN Sustainable Consumption and Production Systems Session

New York, 10 May 2010. The ten-year action plan on sustainable consumption and production, coordinated by the UN Marrakech process, needs to ensure equitable consumption and production opportunities. A side-event organised by the Centre for Environment and Development (CED) was held at the occasion of the 18th meeting of the UN Commission for Sustainable Development, moderated by Bas de Leeuw.

Speakers included Jeffrey Barber, Executive Director of the Integrative Strategies Forum, Gail Karlsson, member of the US Citizens Network for Sustainable Development, Uchita de Zoysa, Executive Director of the Sri Lanka based CED, and Chris Soderquist, systems dynamics consultant and trainer.

Read a personal report by Susan Overakker (Sustainable Susan) here.