3rd World Summit of Regions on Climate Change
- 12:00AM, 20 April 2009
- 12:00AM, 22 April 2010
- Monte Video, Uruguay
UPDATE: Montevideo Statement - April 2010
- Read the Montevideo statement
The General Assembly of the Network of Regional Governments for Sustainable Development (NRG4SD) will hold it’s third World Summit of Regions on Climate Change in Montevideo, 20- 22 April 2010.
The summit is a high-level political and technical event aiming to address all sustainable development issues surrounding climate change.
Specific objectives are:
- To ensure the broadest participation of regions and communities in Latin America.
- Building on work towards the Third World Summit to align all national, regional and departmental policies on Climate Change.
- Create the conditions for scientific representation - high technical level, with active participation of local and regional academic world.
- To promote tools for communication and analysis on climate change.
The summit is hosted and co-organized by the Uruguay Ministries of Vivienda, Ordenamiento Territorial y Medio Ambiente, de Turismo y Deporte, de la Oficina de Planeamiento y Presupuesto, del Congreso de Intendentes, y de las Intendencias de Canelones, Montevideo y San José, acting in the framework of the Metropolitan Agenda Program. The Climate Group are also an official partner for the event.
For more information on the event, please visit the website.