News

Category Listing




ECPA Spotlight


Sort By: Title
Friday, March 21, 2014

OAS and Panama’s Public and Private Sectors Agree to Foster Production Processes in Harmony with the Environment

The agreement was reached during the 9th International Symposium on cleaner production, which took place from Wednesday, March 19, to Thursday, March 20, in Panama City. The OAS participates in the initiative through its Department of Sustainable Development, while Panama’s public and private sectors are represented by the Ministry of Trade and Industry, the Union of Industrialists of Panama (SIP), and the National Environmental Authority of Panama (ANAM).
Read More

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Sustainable Forest and Land Use Expert, Janaki R. R. Alavalapati to visit Belize on Behalf of the ECPA Fellows Program

ECPA fellow Janaki R. R. Avalapati will be traveling Mach 21-23 to participate in meetings and events in Belize including Forest Management & Monitoring Stakeholder Forum.
Read More

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

ECPA initiative participates in the 9th International Symposium on Cleaner Production to be held in Panama City

During the Symposium the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, and the Union of Industrialists of Panama will announce their collaboration for the development of the Panama Green Label.
Read More

Friday, February 28, 2014

Guatemala pursues biofuel strategy with support from the OAS

Guatemala's biofuels potential may soon be realized as the country continues to move towards a more sustainable economy.
Read More

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

OAS and Panama’s National Energy Secretariat hold regional technical workshop on sustainable urban development

Energy and climate experts joined policymakers to discuss the impact of energy on expanding urban infrastructure, at a recent event jointly organized by the National Energy Secretariat of Panama and the Department of Sustainable Development of the Organization of American States (OAS).
Read More

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Central American governments representatives meet in Panama to discuss the impact of urban energy infrastructure expansion

This meeting is part of the activities held under ECPA's Clearinghouse, and will address the different experiences, solutions and various aspects related to the growth of cities and the challenge that this brings to the energy sector.
Read More

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

ECPA Energy Efficiency Working Group Facilitates Technical Exchange Mission Between Mexico and Guatemala

The technical exchange mission is aimed at delegates from the Vice Ministry of Energy and Mines of the Republic of Guatemala, which is taking place in Mexico City from February 17-20, 2014.
Read More

Thursday, February 06, 2014

Dialogue on Energy and Climate Change at the OAS headquarters

The forum served to enhance climate change literacy, hone institutional collaboration and facilitate greater access to relevant information as key factors for promoting a culture of sustainability in the Americas.
Read More

Saturday, February 01, 2014

Purdue, Colombia advance broad-based partnerships

A Purdue delegation led by President Mitch Daniels visited Colombia this month and furthered the unique nation-university partnership begun in 2010.
Read More

Friday, January 31, 2014

World Bank, Canada Launch Caribbean Climate Innovation Center

New Center will promote green business and Reduce Climate Risks in the Caribbean
Read More


Page Size:
select