VESPLAN estuvo presente en el
LAC Regional Consultation Meeting del IPBS (Intergovernamental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services)
11 - 13 July, 2013, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Organizado por la Sao Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) y el UNEP
The objectives of the meeting were:
- Strengthen and focus regional inputs to the IPBES Work Programme 2014 - 2018, with an emphasis on a strong programme of capacity building in the region;
- Strengthen regional participation in the IBPES intersessional process on other elements of the Platform;
- Develop an active network of institutions contributing to IPBES work and related capacity building in Latin America and the Caribbean; and
- Identify possible partnerships between Institutions and/or Governments to strengthen sub-regional and regional biodiversity and ecosystems services assessments, as well as knowledge generation, within the IPBES framework.