September 30, 2022

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The President of Costa Rica begins operations on COP26

The President’s agenda for his first day of activities at COP26 includes Round Table Action and Solidarity: The Decade of Importance, the Intervention of the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson and the Prime Minister of Italy, Mario Draghi.

Along with several Latin American heads of state, Alvarado will meet with the Bezos Earth Fund and hold bilateral meetings, and at the end of the day he will attend a meeting called by Prince Carlos, whose program will be distributed by the Presidential Palace. .

According to this information source, Costa Rica is bringing to this conference through an ambitious package the central objective of keeping alive the 1.5 degree Celsius target of the Paris Agreement, which is based on science and data.

In addition, nature-based solutions as a mechanism for mitigation, adaptation and reactivation of the economy, not only on land but also at sea, from the Alliance of High Ambition for Nature and People, Costa Rica, France and the United Kingdom.

Another aspect of this package is access to climate funding to ensure that middle-income and low-income countries such as Costa Rica can achieve the objectives set out in the Paris Agreement.

Similarly, this Central American country, along with Denmark, will lead efforts to control oil and natural gas production and distribution in the world through the Boca Alliance (beyond the Oil and Gas Alliance).

Moreover, it is leading the negotiations to close the article on the Paris Agreement, which is still pending its regulation on key issues, including carbon markets, transparency and implementation periods.

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Shortly before leaving San Jose this Saturday, Alvarado confirmed that the world is pushing for fundamental change.

“We go to COP26 to use our voice and example to promote the bold and necessary decisions that guarantee a better life for mankind,” he stressed.

Costa Rica is a small country, but it has made great contributions and is promoting enormous efforts to combat climate change, he said.

Promote environmental protection such as decorbonization program, high ambition alliance for nature and people, protection model and payment for environmental services.

“Just as decisive action is needed on the right track, so are the countries most vulnerable to the effects of climate change, so resources and available funding are needed,” the president stressed.

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