FAQs about Rio Summit 1992

2. Who participated in the Rio Summit 1992?

The Second Earth Summit, or Rio Summit 1992, was held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, between June 3 and 14, 1992, organized by the UN. Maurice Strong was its secretary general, 172 countries attended, including 108 Heads of State and Government, as well as 400 representatives of non-governmental organizations. On the other hand, some 17,000 people attended the NGO Forum, held in parallel to the Summit.

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