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Un environment is the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the united nations system, and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment. United nations, may 30 (ips) - over the past five years, i have written with a number of co-authors the history of the sustainable development movement at the global level prior to the first un conference on human environment held in 1972 through the 1992 earth summit and rio+20 to the adoption of the sustainable development goals and the paris climate agreement. The revoice conference & the church’s failure this sad state of affairs in the church is on full display this summer as conservative christians debate the upcoming revoice conference.