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Guadalajara, Mexico3/21/2013
Second Meeting of the Signatory Countries of the Declaration on the application of Principle 10 and Realizing the Future We Want in Latin America and the Caribbean: Towards a Development Agenda Post-2015
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The second meeting of designated Focal Points by the Governments of the signatory countries of the Declaration on the implementation of Principle 10 of the Rio Declaration on Environment and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean was held in Guadalajara, Mexico, on April 16-17, 2013.

At the meeting, Colombia and Honduras joined the Declaration and Plan of Action adopted until 2014. This Plan includes the procedures for public participation in the process, the functions of the Board and the Technical Secretariat in charge of ECLAC and create two working groups to progress towards a regional instrument: i) working group on capacity building and cooperation, and ii) working group on access rights and regional instrument.

Second Meeting of the Focal Points Appointed by the Governments of the signatory countries of the Declaration on the implementation of Principle 10 of the Rio Declaration on Environment and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean 

Meeting Agenda

Plan of Action to 2014 for the Implementation of the Declaration on the Application of Principle 10 of the Rio Declaration on Environment and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean and its Road Map

Access to information, participation and justice in environmental matters in Latin America and the Caribbean: situation, outlook and examples of good practice (LC/L.3549/Rev.1)

Meeting Report

Presentations

Access to information, participation and justice in environment matters in Latin America and the Caribbean (in Spanish)
Joseluis Samaniego, Director of the Sustainable Development and Human Settlements Division (ECLAC)  

Measures for the implementation of the Action Plan to 2014: Towards the Formation of Working Groups
The working groups of the Aarhus Convention: Generating process
Fiona Marshall, Environmental Affairs Officer, Economic Commission for Europe

Introduction to the debate on possible regional instruments (in Spanish)
Marcos Orellana, Director of Human Rights and the Environment International Environmental Law (CIEL)

 

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