A Belizean Delegation is in Germany

Updated: November 14, 2017

Minister of State in the Ministry of Fisheries, Forestry, the Environment, and Sustainable Development Dr. Omar Figueroa is in Bonn, Germany. Dr. Figueroa is leading a delegation of government officials at the United Nations Climate Change Conference.  The COP23 meeting calls for not only the preservation of the global consensus of the landmark adoption of the Paris Climate Change Agreement but urges for greater momentum by countries to build resilience and low carbon societies.  Following the signing of the commitment, Minister Figueroa explained that Belize’s ability to build resilience against the impacts of Climate Change hinges on our decisive and fast action now.  The 2017 UN Climate Change Conference, ends on Friday.