So Rio+20 wasn't a success.
The Rio declaration contains 283 paragraphs of blank prose that "reaffirm," "note," and "acknowledge" a long shopping list of activities, but "commit" to virtually nothing.
There's actually not such a great distance between what's happening in Greece and the "green economy" agenda that the EU is pushing here.
Don't bank on a new "green economy" to solve our climate challenges.
Is there intelligent life on Earth?
Simply obtaining measures to implement the commitments made 20 years ago would be better than creating any new corporate-driven initiatives or issuing yet more empty promises.