Visit our mini-site to find out about the oil and gas industry’s input into Rio+20   

IPIECA, together with OGP, prepared the oil and gas industry input into the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (also known as Rio+20) held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from 20-22 June 2012.

For more information please visit our Rio+20 mini-site.


At the Rio+20 Conference which took place from 20-22 June, world leaders, along with 50,000 participants from governments, the private sector, NGOs and other groups, came together to discuss how to reduce poverty, advance social equity and ensure environmental protection on an ever more crowded planet.

After a lengthy negotiation process, the outcome document, “The Future We Want” was agreed by Heads of State and Government Ministers at a high level summit during the final stage of a yearlong process.

For further information please visit the official Rio+20 website.