VIEW ANOTHER COUNTRY:
Is your leader attending Rio+20?
- President Yayi Boni is not yet committed to attend
Does your country have a Rio+20 preparatory committee?
- Benin's Rio+20 preparatory committee includes the Ambassador and Vice Ambassador
Is your country planning on announcing new initiatives at Rio?
- Benin is planning initiatives in desertification as well as coastal/ocean issues
What is your vision for success at Rio+20?
- Benin wants to make sure that commitments are upheld after the meeting
- Benin hopes that change will come to developing countries
Siiri Bigalke, Smith College
- Responses provided by a country delegate. For more information, visit the official Benin page.