XXI Forum of Ministers of Environment of Latin America and the Caribbean

Buenos Aires, Argentina | 9 - 12 October 2018

The XXI Meeting of the Forum of Ministers of Environment of Latin America and the Caribbean will take place in Buenos Aires, Argentina, 9-12 October 2018.

In this session, the ministers will follow up on the agreements signed at the XX Meeting of the forum, which was held in Cartagena, Colombia, in March 2016.

The ministers will address priority issues of the 33 countries of the region, related to the fight against pollution, decarbonization of the economy, efficient use of natural resources and green financing, among others.

Dr. Lorna Inniss, Coordinator for the Caribbean Environment Programme, will be in attendance and also is a member of the panel "Detoxifying the Environment.

For more information on this meeting please visit: https://www.unenvironment.org/events/un-environment-event/xxi-forum-ministers-environment-latin-america-and-caribbean

Panel discussing "Detoxifying the Environment" during the XXI Forum of Ministers of Environment of Latin America and the Caribbean