Mar 14, 2009

The Girl Who Silenced The World For 6 Minutes

This was 16 years ago, at the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, also known as the Rio Summit, Earth Summit (or, in Portuguese, Eco '92), a major conference held in Rio de Janeiro from June 3 to June 14, 1992. the UN international Environmental Conference.

Did anybody listen?

5 comments:

diana said...

very strong and powerful speech to come from a young girl like her!!! >O< just like what we all believe in.... we HAVE the POWER to change and make an impact on the world!!! ^O^ very encouraging!!!

Calvin said...

aiya I think somedays later one of us maybe more strong and powerful than her. Thanks for what you are doing here.

senia said...

if more young people can be like her, then i think we can really solve the earth's problems...
but when will this day come?

nicole said...

i liked this speech a lot, cuz it let people see the power when we view from different angles.

can't find any further info on ECO, the organization the girl represented. anyway, like what calvin said, hope that HIF's voice will be heard by more and more people^^

josh said...

if only our decisions weren't based solely on monetary gain