The Yasuní – ITT Initiative is promoted in Madrid
29 de Noviembre de 2012 - 16h25
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The Secretary of State for the Yasuní – ITT Initiative, Ivonne Baki, carried out on November 16th in Madrid, many promotional activities for propelling de Initiative within the International Campaign framework which is being carried out for positioning it.
For all this, she held meetings with Carlos Vogeler and Zoltan Somogyi, Regional Director of the Americas and Executive Director of the World Tourism Organization (OMT), whit whom she established the possibility of counting with the support of the OMT for the Yasuní – ITT Initiative in the promotion of events, Thus constituting itself as a disseminator element, using the link to the sustainable tourism to raise awareness among governments, academia and civil society on the subject.
Later, Baki made a presentation in the National Museum of Natural Science, which counted with the presence of senior students in biodiversity, academics, technical and scientific personnel of different investigation entities in Spain, who asked to know the proposal of the Ecuadorian Government. They agreed to make an exposition of the Initiative for the first quarter of next year.
Her visit finished with interviews given to many local mass media such as the Journal of Business Expansion and EFE-green with whom she dialogued about the last advances made in favor of the initiative.
PRESS RELEASE No. 1329
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