April 10, 2012 - London & Rio de Janeiro - The Government of Rio de Janeiro will be hosting the inaugural World Green Summit (www.worldgreensummit.org)–the business, finance and government forum during the high-level segment of the Rio+20 conference on June 20th, 2012, at the Government of Rio Pavilion, located at the Olympics Athlete’s Park, next to the official Rio+20 conference centre: Riocentro.
The Government of Rio says, “Rio+20 is a historical event and we are very excited to be hosting the World Green Summit at the Government of Rio Pavilion. This will be a unique occasion for business and government leaders to showcase what they can do together during Rio+20.”
Michael Mathres, Director, World Green Summit says, “We are delighted that the Government of Rio is hosting the first World Green Summit. We will work very closely with the government to invite the most important leaders and dignitaries to the business, finance and government forum during Rio+20.”