10–10:45 am ET
(Image: Presidencia de la República de Colombia)
Protecting the Amazon: A Conversation with President Iván Duque
The president of Colombia discussed his country’s efforts to prevent Amazon deforestation.
Join us in conversation with Colombian President Iván Duque, head of the country that John Kerry, U.S. special presidential envoy for climate, recently called a “leader on climate change.” We’ll talk about Colombia’s efforts at preventing Amazon deforestation, how to create more green jobs, and opportunities for sustainable growth.
This event follows the launch of AQ’s special report on sustainable development of the Amazon.
This event will be held in Spanish.
- Iván Duque, President of Colombia @IvanDuque
- Brian Winter, Editor-in-Chief, Americas Quarterly; Vice President of Policy, Americas Society/Council of the Americas, @brazilbrian (moderator)
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