Event

Virtual High-level Ministerial Dialogue
Peatlands a super nature-based solution

Monday, 5 July 2021, 06:45-09:15 AM (Peru Standard Time; GMT-5)
Agenda
English French Spanish

Join a high-level ministerial dialogue on the critical role that peatlands can play in securing livelihoods and regulating climate. The event will include representatives from the Republic of Peru, the Republic of Congo, the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Republic of Indonesia who will address the opportunities for South-South cooperation and how this exchange of knowledge, ideas and tools can benefit tropical peatland nations.  

The dialogue organised by the Ministry of Environment of Peru (MINAM) and the Global Peatlands Initiative (UNEP).

This online seminar will be conducted in Spanish with translation in French and English.

For more information:

Dianna Kopansky
Programme Management Officer & Global Peatlands Coordinator
Terrestrial Ecosystems Unit, Ecosystems Division
UN Environment Programme
Email: dianna.kopansky@un.org
 

Video

Speakers

Siti Nurbaya
Minister of Environment and Forestry
Republic of Indonesia
Gabriel Quijandría
Minister of Environment
Peru
Ève Bazaiba Masudi
Vice-Prime Minister
Minister of Environment and Sustainable Development

Democratic Republic of Congo
Arlette Soudan-Nonault
Minister of Environment, Sustainable Development and the Congo Basin
Republic of Congo

PARTNERS

Founding member states
Republic of Indonesia Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo Republic of Peru
Coordinating partners
Ministry of Environment and Forestry Republic of Indonesia CIFOR UN Environment FAO

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