Mr. Kook Hyun Moon, President of the Sustainable Land Management (SLM) Business Forum visited the headquarters of the UNCCD secretariat to meet with its Executive Secretary Mr. Luc Gnacadja and the members of the UNCCD business task force on Saturday 3rd of March 2012.
The meeting was held to discuss the participation and involvement of the members of the SLM Business Forum in the business related events in the framework of Rio+20 and to evaluate the implementation of the Gyeongnam declaration adopted in the sidelines of COP10 held in Changwon, Republic of Korea in October 2011.
Mr. Kook Hyun Moon reiterated the engagement of the business community in the implementation of the UNCCD and expressed its personal commitment to use the opportunity of Rio+20 to raise the visibility of the convention. SLM Business Forum representatives will be involved in several business related events in June in Rio, including the Rio Conventions Business Day (www.rioplus.org
) as well as the Rio+20 Corporate Sustainability Forum: Innovation & Collaboration for the Future We Want (www.compact4rio.org