Cuba attends sixth UN assembly on the environment

Havana, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) A Cuban delegation is attending the 6th United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA-6) that began today in Nairobi, Kenya, to analyze the triple planetary crisis: climate change, loss of biodiversity and pollution.

According to a press release from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, the Cuban team led by the first deputy minister of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment (CITMA), José Fidel Santana, will develop an intense work program that will include meetings with environmental authorities of Member States, the United Nations System and other entities.

Cuban representatives will actively participate in the consideration of draft resolutions and in the High-Level Dialogues in defense of the positions of developing countries, particularly Small Island Developing States, calling for urgent action to address the enormous environmental challenges of climate change.

jrr/arm/mem/cdg

This entry was posted in Exchanges. Bookmark the permalink.