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June 14th, 2012

Robert Swan reports live from Rio+20, Day 1

With anticipation of the arrival of the yacht ’2041,’ Robert Swan reports from the grounds of Rio+20 in Rio de Janeiro at the third Earth Summit. After a talk hosted by UNEP, Robert went and spent time at the Qatar Pavilion where he reflected on his eagerness for COP18 this fall in Doha.

Brave yacht ’2041′ is about a day and a half sail from Rio. The team is here with excitement and are prepared to greet them as they come into port. Will keep you posted.

Over and out.

May 31st, 2012

Robert reports from India on the ‘Race to Rio’

Robert Swan reports on the ‘Race to Rio’ while cleaning up rubbish in India. He is currently working with a team to help initiate ideas on how to resolve the municipal waste issues where they produce 150,000 tons of municipal waste a day.

  • Robert Swan reports live from Rio+20, Day 1
  • Robert reports from India on the ‘Race to Rio’