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13 July 2015 | Briefing note
In the Organization and Work Plan adopted at the First Meeting of the Negotiating Committee of the regional agreement held at ECLAC headquarters in Santiago de Chile from 5 to 7 May 2015, the countries reached several agreements in preparation for the Second Meeting of the Committee.
26 de June de 2015 | Briefing note
En el marco de su participación en el seminario sobre cambio climático y energías renovables, realizado el pasado 26 y 27 de mayo en Buenos Aires, el Director de la División de Desarrollo Sostenible y Asentamientos Humanos (DDSAH) de CEPAL, Joseluis Samaniego, conversó con el programa argentino “Contaminación Cero” sobre el desafío de transitar hacia un desarrollo más sostenible.
5 de June de 2015 | Briefing note
Del 2 al 4 de junio se llevó a cabo el Taller "Plan de Adaptación al Cambio Climático a escala de cuenca. Experiencia proyecto MAPA, cuenca del Maipo- Chile" en la sede de la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL), en Santiago de Chile.
5 de June de 2015 | Briefing note
En este marco, también se celebró el I Diálogo con Cooperantes de la Estrategia Mesoamericana de sustentabilidad Ambiental. EMSA es una iniciativa impulsada dentro del Proyecto de Integración y Desarrollo de Mesoamérica, en coordinación con la Comisión Centroamericana de Ambiente y Desarrollo, con el propósito de incrementar y fortalecer las capacidades de cooperación en desarrollo sostenible para mejorar la calidad de vida de la región.
4 de June de 2015 | Briefing note
- El Jefe de la Unidad de Cambio Climático de la División de Desarrollo Sostenible y Asentamientos Humanos de CEPAL, Luis Miguel Galindo, habló sobre desarrollo urbano y calidad de vida en el programa “Actualidad Central”, de CNN Chile.
15 May 2015 | Briefing note
Both countries renewed their commitment with the regional process aimed at deepening the implementation of these concepts.
7 May 2015 | Briefing note
During the first meeting of the negotiating committee of the regional agreement on access to information, public participation and access to justice in environmental matters in Latin America and the Caribbean, held in Santiago, Chile, on 5-7 May 2015, Antigua and Barbuda signed on to the Declaration.
8 de April de 2015 | Briefing note
En el marco del Convenio de Cooperación entre la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe y la Organización Internacional para el Derecho del Desarrollo (IDLO por sus siglas en inglés), se realizará la primera reunión de trabajo en las instalaciones de la División de Desarrollo Sostenible y Asentamientos Humanos (DDSAH) de la CEPAL.
24 March 2015 | Briefing note
This was one of the statements made by Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary of ECLAC, at the opening of a workshop on sustainable development and big data that takes place today in Santiago, Chile.
18 March 2015 | Briefing note
On 18 March, the Ministry of the Environment and Sustainable Development of Colombia organized the "Principle 10 Forum: An intersectoral dialogue" with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. At the event, it presented the developments of the process on the implementation of Principle 10 of the Rio Declaration in Latin America and the Caribbean at the national level to the environmental sector and civil society.
13 March 2015 | Briefing note
Two representatives of the public and four alternates were elected on the basis of the proposals received from the public on the modalities of the election of such representatives.
13 March 2015 | Briefing note
The Ministry of the Environment of Peru organized the workshop “Developments in the negotiating process of the regional instrument on Principle 10 of the Rio Declaration on Environment and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean” on 13 March 2015 in Lima, Peru.
9 March 2015 | Briefing note
The Independent Expert on the issue of human rights obligations relating to the enjoyment of a safe, clean, healthy and sustainable environment, John H. Knox, presented his report to the twenty-eighth session of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland on 9 March.
9 March 2015 | Briefing note
Trinidad and Tobago became the twelfth country in Latin America and the Caribbean to adhere to the Declaration on the application of Principle 10 of the Rio Declaration on Environment and Development. The announcement was made during the Conference on Sustainable Development in Latin America and the Caribbean: follow-up to the United Nations development agenda beyond 2015 and to Rio+20, which took place on March 7-9, 2013 in Bogota, Colombia.
29 January 2015 | Briefing note
The Heads of State and Government of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), gathered in Belén, Costa Rica, on 28 and 29 January 2015, stressed the importance of access rights in the promotion of sustainable development and underscored the developments of the process on the application of Principle 10 of the 1992 Rio Declaration.
12 December 2014 | Briefing note
The Ministers and Heads of Delegation attending the twentieth session of the Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP20) held in Lima, Peru, from 1 to 12 December 2014 adopted the Lima Declaration on Education and Awareness-raising.
1 de December de 2014 | Briefing note
En el marco de la preparación del programa Hábitat III y del convenio firmado entre la ciudad de Sao Paulo y la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe, se realizó los días 27 y 28 de noviembre, en la sede de CEPAL en Santiago, la reunión “Agenda urbana para las metrópolis sudamericanas”.
18 November 2014 | Briefing note
In the framework of the Open Government Partnership Regional Meeting for the Americas held in San José, Costa Rica on 18 and 19 November, ECLAC, the Governments of Costa Rica and Chile and the Access Initiative organized the side event "Strengthening environmental democracy through international processes."
17 November 2014 | Briefing note
The Vice Minister of Women of the Ministry of Women and Vulnerable Populations of Peru, Ana María Alejandra Mendieta, reported on the developments of the regional process on Principle 10 at the 51 Meeting of the Presiding Officers of the Regional Conference on Women of Latin America and the Caribbean held in Santiago between 17 and 19 November 2014.