The Earth Summit 2012 (United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development) took place between 20-22 June 2012, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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According to global media two major, potentially world-changing events took place in the week 6 -13 November 2012. Which were they?
Why did Lawrence Lemieux, a Canadian sailor competing in the 1988 Summer Olympics, and finishing in 21st place in his race receive the Pierre de Coubertin medal?
Which event held in Alberta, Canada, which bills itself as The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth, is a large festival, exhibition, and rodeo held for 10 days every summer in July, attracts more than 1.2 million visitors?