The failure to address global poverty means the world community will teach the next generation of people bad environmental habits, Sha Zukang, UN Undersecretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs, said in a press briefing. UN delegates met to start preparations for a sustainable development conference in Rio de Janeiro in June 2012.
Sha said the global community will teach the next generation unsound habits without key economic reform. “The sad truth is that despite two centuries o...
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