ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jun 14, 1992
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.
(Rio de Janeiro: Barry Serafin) Closing of the environment Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, featured; scenes shown. [Brazilian President Fernando COLLOR de MELLO - (thru translator) declares the conference closed.] The aims and scope of the conference reviewed; details given of the global warming and plant and animal species treaties. [Summit adviser Shridath RAMPHAL, Jamaican environmental minister Don MILLS, Union of Concerned Scientists Alden MEYER - comment.] [Secretary-General of the conference Maurice STRONG - says we must change because current lifestyles are not sustainable.] Need for real environmental commitment from the West noted.
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