13 de November de 2019 | Briefing note
O Senado Federal e o Escritório da CEPAL no Brasil realizaram o evento “Grande Impulso para a Sustentabilidade no Brasil”, no dia 5 de novembro de 2019 no auditório Petrônio Portella do Senado Federal em Brasília.
31 de October de 2019 | Briefing note
(13 de novembro de 2019) O Escritório da CEPAL em Brasília realizou o workshop do projeto “Energy Big Push (Grande Impulso Energia) Brasil” em conjunto com o Centro de Gestão e Estudos Estratégicos (CGEE), a Empresa de Pesquisa Energética (EPE) e a Agência Internacional de Energia (IEA, na sigla em inglês). O evento ocorreu em Brasília nos dias 30 e 31 de outubro de 2019.
30 de September de 2019 | Briefing note
Escritório do organismo em Brasília coordena avaliação dos estudos, que resultará na publicação dos casos mais transformadores rumo a um estilo de desenvolvimento sustentável no país.
23 August 2019 | Briefing note
In the framework of the 1st Regional Congress of Legal clinics “from the streets to the courts: the reality of clinical education in Latin America” organized by the Faculty of Law of the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru (PUCP), the first meeting of environmental legal clinics took place on 8 and 10 August 2019 with the participation of Faculties of Law of Universities in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Chile and Peru.
22 July 2019 | Briefing note
18 de July de 2019 | Briefing note
En el marco del programa EUROCLIMA+, expertos en cambio climático de la CEPAL exponen sobre sistemas de monitoreo y evaluación de políticas climáticas de adaptación en los países de la región
22 May 2019 | Briefing note
The 6th Council of Ministers of Environmental Sustainability of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), was held in Fort-de-France, Martinique, between 15 and 17 May 2019, under the theme “Towards a Sustainable Caribbean Society: Reinforcing Strategic and Durable Partnerships for Advancing Sustainable Development in the Eastern Caribbean.”
17 May 2019 | Briefing note
At the Second Uruguayan Congress of Environmental Law, organized by the National Directorate of Environment (DINAMA) of the Ministry of Housing, Land Planning and Environment, the Center for Environmental Law (CDA-Uruguay) of the Faculty of Law (University of the Republic), and the Commission on Environmental Law of the Bar Association of Uruguay, was held in Montevideo on 14 and 15 May 2019.
10 de May de 2019 | Briefing note
Sede de la CEPAL, Santiago de Chile
26 April 2019 | Briefing note
The Regional Agreement on Access to Information, Public Participation and Justice in Environmental Matters in Latin America and the Caribbean (“Escazú Agreement”) was highlighted on numerous occasions during the Third Forum of the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean on Sustainable Development, held at ECLAC headquarters in Santiago from 24 to 26 April 2019.
26 April 2019 | Briefing note
The plenary of the Andean Parliament, in its Ordinary Session held between 23 and 25 April 2019, adopted the declaration “for the signature and ratification of the Escazú agreement by the countries of the Andean Parliament.”
4 de April de 2019 | Briefing note
La División de Desarrollo Sostenible y Asentamientos Humanos (DDSAH) de la CEPAL organiza diversos eventos paralelos en el marco de la reunión del Foro de los países de América Latina y el Caribe sobre el Desarrollo Sostenible que se celebrará del 22 al 26 de abril en Santiago, Chile.
1 April 2019 | Briefing note
In its capacity as technical secretariat of the Escazú Agreement, ECLAC participated in the "Regional expert meeting on emerging human rights and planetary human responsibilities" and the "Regional symposium on planetary human responsibilities in the context of the climate crisis: contributions for the global debate on the rights of future generations in the international system", that took place in Cusco (Peru) between 27 and 28 March 2019.
27 de March de 2019 | Briefing note
20 March 2019 | Briefing note
In its 40th Session, the United Nations Human Rights Council adopted without a vote Resolution A/HRC/40/L.22/Rev.1 “Recognizing the contribution of environmental human rights defenders to the enjoyment of human rights, environmental protection and sustainable development."
3 March 2019 | Briefing note
In his last report to the Human Rights Council, the Special Rapporteur on the issue of human rights obligations relating to the enjoyment of a safe, clean, healthy and sustainable environment, David R. Boyd, focused on the right to breathe clean air. He also described the negative impact of air pollution on the enjoyment of many human rights, in particular the right to life and the right to health, in particular by vulnerable groups.
29 de January de 2019 | Briefing note
La destacada académica compartió experiencias, buenas prácticas, desafíos y lecciones aprendidas en torno al trabajo del Instituto Alexander von Humboldt en Colombia, institución líder en investigación sobre biodiversidad a nivel mundial.
23 de January de 2019 | Briefing note
La División de Desarrollo Sostenible y Asentamientos Humanos (DDSAH) de la CEPAL, liderada por Jose Luis Samaniego, la División de Recursos Naturales (DNRI), liderada por Jeannette Sánchez, y el programa de cooperación CEPAL-BMZ/giz organizaron una reunión de expertos sobre “Hidrógeno verde para la descarbonización de Chile” en la sede de la CEPAL, en Santiago de Chile, el día 23 de enero 2019
12 December 2018 | Briefing note
The recently adopted Regional Agreement on Access to Information, Public Participation and Justice in Environmental Matters in Latin America and the Caribbean (“Escazú Agreement”) was highlighted in two events during the 24th Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Katowice, Poland.
26 November 2018 | Briefing note
The Escazú Agreement was presented at the side event “Implementation of the Convention on Biological Diversity and environmental democracy through Human Rights, Nature Rights and the Escazú Agreement” held on 26 November 2018 in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, in the framework of the 14th Conference of the Parties of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD).