The paper describes the activities which preceded the „Earth Summit” held at Rio in 1992 and the documents analysed and voted by the leaders of the States and delegates. It was presented too the content of the sustainable development programme, named Agenda 21, Rio Declaration regarding the rights and the obligations of the States and the Declaration on the biological diversity (biodiversity). There were, finally, mentioned some interesting data which can stimulate the sustainable development achievement and also data which can delay this achievement. No wonder that every five years further was necessary to be organized other Summits and working teams or committees.
Official Adoption of the Sustainable Development Programme