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Wednesday, June 3, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Webinar: “Covid-19 & 2020 Hurricane Season: Sustainable Energy as a Building Block for Economic Resilience in the Caribbean”

The webinar is aimed at professionals in the energy sector, economists, businesspersons and government authorities who make decisions in the field of public policies on energy in the Caribbean. Participants will share experiences of the Covid-19 impact and responses; plans for the 2020 Hurricane Season; and vision for the energy sector post-Covid-19.

 Thursday, May 7, 2020 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Economic recovery after Covid-19: The role of the energy sector

The webinar is aimed at professionals in the energy sector, economists, businessmen and government authorities who make decisions in the field of public policies on energy in Latin America. Participants will discuss the role that the energy sector should play in reviving the economy in the region after the health emergency of COVID-19. This event is organized by the OAS Department of Sustainable Development, in collaboration with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the Americas Business Dialogue (ABD).


Thursday, April 16, 2020 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

[Webinar]: Analyzing the behavior of air pollutants during the Covid-19 global lockdown

With millions of people sheltering in place as a result of the Covid-19 outbreak, cities across the world are seeing dramatic changes in the behavior of air pollutants resulting from sharp drops in regional traffic, commerce and industrial activity.



Wednesday, April 8, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

WEBINAR: Outlook of Central America and the Caribbean Electricity Sector Post-Covid-19

Last month a virus almost no one had ever heard of before upended the lives of billions of people across the globe. The measures taken to contain the virus are putting huge pressure on water, health, sanitation, and telecommunication services, none of which can be provided without energy.