PROTECTING CIVIC SPACE: CITIZEN PARTICIPATION, ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENDERS AND IFIS IN LATIN AMERICA

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    Wednesday, October 11

    1:00-2:30pm

    Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights

    1300 19th St NW Suite 750

     

    Join us in this round-table discussion where representatives from different civil society organizations will discuss the challenges for citizen participation and environmental defenders in Latin-American in the context of projects financed by IFIS.

    Speakers:

    • Vanessa Torres, Ambiente y Sociedad, Colombia
    • María Alejandra López, World Resources Institute
    • Ricardo Pérez, Derecho, Ambiente y Recursos Naturales, Perú
    • Beatriz Olivera, Fundar, México
    • Juan Carballo, Fundación para el Desarrollo de Políticas Sustentables (FUNDEPS), Argentina
    • Fundación Ambiente y Recursos Naturales, FARN, Argentina

    Moderated by Natalia Gomez, RFK Human Rights

    RSVP: gomez@rfkhumanrights.org