The COP 13, meeting place

by Angélica Lizbeth Alcántara Sánchez  Cancun was the place where COP 13 took place, where different actors and managers of biological diversity, who are involved in all the world. It was amazing to see in a single place people from all over the world, with different customs, traits, ways of thinking, different realities, more incredible … Continue reading The COP 13, meeting place

Second Week at COP 13

As we begin the second week of the 13th Convention of Biological Diversity (COP13 CBD) we continue to be bombarred with complex ideas, policy and statistics. There was no lack of these in the two major events I attended today. The first in the Rio Conventions Pavilion looked at the progress toward developing protected areas … Continue reading Second Week at COP 13

Youth. Interested. Invested. Involved.

Walking in to the Moon Palace Resort - the main venue of the 13th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)– my expectation were met and exceeded as government officials, non-governmental organizations, civil society, indigenous people and youth convened in support of the most important international framework for the … Continue reading Youth. Interested. Invested. Involved.