Publication: Governments and Civil Society Advancing Climate Agendas

 

How can governments catalyze civil society’s strengths to achieve sustainability goals?

The approval of the Paris Agreement in December 2015 established a new global regimen in matters of climate change.


Similarly, countries from Latin America and the Caribbean participate in and adhere to additional processes regarding environmental sustainability, including the national development of the 2030 Agenda and the Principle 10 / Escazú Agreement.

 


 

These 3 instruments, among others, recognize the importance of an effective engagement with Civil Society for the advancement and implementation of the environmental sustainability agreements and goals.

 


 

The IDB Group added its knowledge in the subject matter and their technical experience regarding citizen engagement with this regional diagnosis in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Jamaica, Mexico and Peru.


There, you will find best practices employed by governments to advance their environmental commitments with the inclusion of civil society.