Workshop to advance actions on education, communication and awareness of climate change under the framework of the National Policy on Climate Change

Last December 5, under the framework of the Climate Governance component of the EUROCLIMA+ Programme,  FIIAPP , as the coordinating agency of the component, sent Angélica Sáez from the Adriana Hoffmann Academy of the Chilean Ministry of the Environment to Montevideo (Uruguay) to participate in a workshop to advance actions on education, communication and awareness of climate change as part of the National Climate Change Policy.

Angélica talked about the experience in virtual educational resources referring to Climate Change. Among the points discussed, the difficulty of raising awareness and educating about the seriousness and urgency of the problem was highlighted, as well as the need to develop innovative strategies adapted for educational approaches.

For more information, see the press release from the Ministry of Housing, Territorial Planning and the Environment of Uruguay here

The EUROCLIMA+ programme, financed by the European Union, aims to promote environmentally sustainable development in 18 Latin American countries, particularly for the benefit of the most vulnerable populations. EUROCLIMA+ also provides technical and financial support for the development and implementation of climate change adaptation and mitigation policies. The implementing agencies that are part of the Climate Governance component of the EUROCLIMA+ Programme are GIZECLAC and UN Environment.

 

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FIIAPP

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General press contact for the  EUROCLIMA+ programme

Alexandra Cortés Mora

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