Place: New York, USA
Date: 2 to 15 May 2011
This year the topics up for negotiation in the Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD19) are sustainable production and consumption, chemicals, mining, waste management and transport.
New York , 2nd to 15th May. This year the thematic issues of negotiation at the Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD-19) are sustainable consumption and production (SCP) patterns, chemicals, mining, waste management and transport.
In partnership with the BlueGreen Alliance (an alliance that unites the largest union and environmental organizations), the USW launched a campaign to Put Breast Cancer Out of Work. Through this initiative they aim to prevent breast cancer and other chronic diseases by promoting safer alternatives to the current use of dangerous chemicals.