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Wednesday, October 22, 2014

The Closed Looped Cycle Production in the Americas Program of the OAS participated at the World Resources Forum

This OAS program held two interactive workshops to introduce the concept and applicability of Closed Looped Cycle Production in the region.
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Friday, October 10, 2014

OAS and Trinidad and Tobago Signed Agreement on Use of Sustainable Materials in Packaging

The Organization of American States (OAS), through the Department of Sustainable Development of its Executive Secretariat for Integral Development (SEDI), and the Government of Trinidad and Tobago signed a cooperation agreement to implement a project aimed at promoting the use of biodegradable packaging materials.
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Monday, October 06, 2014

Caribbean Authorities Discuss the Future of Energy

Ministers and high-level authorities on energy in the Caribbean met in Miami on October 6, 2014 to address energy and climate challenges in preparation for a meeting of ministers in 2015 under the umbrella of the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA).
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Wednesday, October 01, 2014

Bogota Hosted ECPA’s Third Regional Technical Workshop

This workshop was jointly organized by the Mining and Energy Planning Unit (UPME) of the Ministry of Mines and Energy of Colombia, and is the third in a series of four regional workshops that the ECPA had programmed for the 2013-14 period.
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Monday, September 22, 2014

Arequipa to host World Resources Forum 2014

More than 700 government officials from 50 countries across the world are expected to attend the 3rd World Resources Forum (WRF) which will be hosted by Arequipa, in southern Peru, from 19th to 23rd October.
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Monday, September 22, 2014

Workshop in Colombia on Energy-Efficient Use of Fossil Fuels

The ECPA Clearinghouse, coordinated by the OAS, will support the Ministry of Mines and Energy in holding this workshop. The event will highlight trends in the use of fossil fuels in Colombia, mainly in the industrial and transportation sectors, which are the biggest energy users in the country and have significant potential for greater energy efficiency.
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Monday, September 22, 2014

OAS to participate in Workshop on Energy Information and Knowledge Management Systems

The Organization of American States, through the ECPA Energy Efficiency Working Group, is collaborating in the staging of this event. The Government of Germany, through the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Technical Assistance (REETA) Project, is also a co-sponsor of the Workshop.
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Monday, September 01, 2014

OAS to participate in the launch of the Regional Energy Efficiency Program to be held in Uruguay

The launch of this initiative will be held on September 12, 2014 at the Headquarters of the General Secretariat of ALADI in Montevideo, Uruguay.
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Monday, September 01, 2014

Panama Green Label Workshop: "Applying Closed Looped Cycle Production towards a Circular Economy"

This workshop-seminar will be held in Panama city on September 16, 2014, and is organized in cooperation with the Union of Industrialist of Panama, National Center for Cleaner Production (CNPML) and the Technological University of Panama.
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Sunday, August 31, 2014

Colombia promotes Environmentally-Friendly Production Processes with support from the OAS

The OAS has promoted this methodology since 2011 as part of the "Closed Looped Cycle Production in the Americas (CLCPA)" program, which is currently in its second phase, and also as part of the activities of the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA).
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