HAVANA, May 9 (NNN-PRENSA LATINA)–Delegates from 17 countries will participate in the 5th Convention Tropico 2016, dedicated to the Environment World Day (June 5th), said today president of the organizing committee Jorge Angel Luis Machin.
The convention will be attended by 169 foreign participants from Brazil Venezuela, Mexico, Colombia, Argentina, Ecuador, Chile, Uruguay, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Puerto Rico, Guatemala, Spain, United States, Italy and Panama, said Luis Machin.
Luis Machin, also director of the Institute of Tropical Geography, said that Cuba will be represented by 200 delegates from all provinces of this country to discuss issues related to the tropics.
He mentioned as main topics of the event, that ideas and results on food sustainability will be shared, as well as urban agriculture, environmental order, prevention of disasters and mitigation of impacts, among other subjects.
According to the program, the Convention includes an exhibition fair, as well as the 5th Congress on Tropical Geography, 5th Congress on Tropical Agriculture, 4th Congress on Biodiversity and Tropical Ecology and 4th Congress on Tropical Meteorology.–NNN-PRENSA LATINA