• 30
    Mar
    2005
  • 02
    Apr
    2005
Workshop
Latin American and the Caribbean Regional Workshop on the Implementation of UNFCCC Article 6: Education, Training and Public Awareness

Time:

01:00 - 00:59

Venue:

Montevideo

City:

Montevideo

Country:

Uruguay

Montevideo, Uruguay, 30 March - 1 April 2005
The workshop was organized in cooperation with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in response to a request by the Subsidiary Body for Implementation at its eighteenth and subsequent sessions.

The workshop contributed to the further development and implementation of the New Delhi work programme on Article 6, which was adopted by the Conference of the Parties at its eighth session in November 2002. As called for by the work programme, the workshop facilitated discussions among experts to generate information and ideas on climate change education and outreach pertinent to the countries of the region, and it also explored how to enhance cooperation amongst Parties at the regional Level.

At the invitation of the Ministry of Housing, Territorial Regulation and Environment of Uruguay, the workshop was held at the Sheraton Montevideo Hotel, Montevideo, Uruguay, from 30 March to 1 April 2005, and was conducted in English and Spanish.

Workshop information and documents
Report of the workshop
Preliminary Agenda English Spanish
List of Participants


Latin American and the Caribbean Regional Workshop on the Implementation of UNFCCC Article 6: Education, Training and Public Awareness

Presentations/Findings from the Working Groups

English Working Group A

Spanish Working Group A

English Working Group B

Spanish Working Group B

Presentations of the Participants

Education

Enhancing awareness of climate change and related issues in formal and non-formal education

Ms. Georgina Gentile

Argentina

Climate change course on television

Mr. Luis Paz

Cuba

Educación ambiental en las comunidades

Ms. Sandra Bazzani

Uruguay

Fundacion Biosfera Curso cambio climaticao e implementacion de mecanismos de desarollo limpio. Sistema de aprendizaje multimedia a distancia

Mr. Horacio de Belaustegui

Biosfera
(Argentina)

Different concepts of education in Bolivia

Ms. Mari sol Bagur

Bolivia

Public Awareness

 

 

El Ecuador frente a la aplicación del Art. 6 de la CMNUCC

Ms. Teresa Palacios

Ecuador

Climate change education and outreach initiative

Mr. Dale Rankine

Jamaica

 Campaña de difusion y sensibilizacion sobre cambio climatico en la cuenca de Rio Piura, Peru

Mr. Leopoldo Mesones

Peru

The role of the Environmental Management Authority in climate change education

Ms. Marcia Tinto

Trinidad
& Tobago

International/Regional Cooperation

Uruguay’s activities relating to Article 6 of the Convention

Ms. Virginia Sena

Uruguay

Train sea coast Rio de la Plata

Mr. Daniel Collazo

Uruguay

Vision and experience of IUCN CEC with the CBD and the synergies with UNFCCC

Ms. Marta Andelman

IUCN

 Mainstreaming adaptation to climate change project

Mr. Anthony Deyal

University
of Belize

Tierramerica – Communication Project on Environment and Sustainable development

Mr. Joaquin Costanzo

IPS-
Uruguay

Survey results

Mr. Arkadiy Levintanus

UNEP

UNEP Activities in implementing Article 6 of the Convention

Mr. Arkadiy Levintanus

UNEP

International Cooperation - The Canada Climate Change Development Fund (CCCDF)

Mr. Normand Tremblay

Canada

Article 6 of United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and The New Delhi Work Programme: An overview

Ms. Laurence Pollier

UNFCCC

An Information Network Clearing for Article 6 of the Convention

Mr. David Paterson

UNFCCC

Language:

English