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SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC
Is your leader attending Rio+20?
- President Bashar al-Assad is not yet committed to attend
Does your country have a Rio+20 preparatory committee?
- Syria has a Rio+20 government committee in consultations with business and civil society.
Has your country completed a sustainable development review?
- Syria has conducted a sustainable development review since Rio 1992.
Is your country planning on announcing new initiatives at Rio?
- Syria has a common position with the Arab Group and G77.
What is your vision for success at Rio+20?
- Syria would like to recognize the importance of the private sector and the supply chain along with focus on the crucial development of civil society.
- Recognize the importance of the private sector and the supply chain, and build incentives at each stage
- Survey performed by a student from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. Responses provided by a country delegate. For more information, visit the official Syrian Arab Republic page.