Government of Chiapas Presents State Investment Plan

Sep 14, 2020

On August 19, 2020, the Secretariat of Environment and Natural History of the State of Chiapas (SEMAHN), in collaboration with The Nature Conservancy Mexico as implementing partner for the State during the financing period of Window A of the GCF Task Force, carried out the closing event of the project “State Investment Plan Moving Towards Sustainability: Resilient and Low-Emissions Chiapas.” This event showed Chiapas’s progress toward sustainable rural development, integrated management of the territory and inter-institutional coordination in the protection of forests, and the reduction of deforestation and forest degradation. As part of the welcome to this virtual event, the State presented the following video in which Governor Rutilio Escandón and Secretary of the Environment María del Rosario Bonifaz share interesting data and information on the implementation of this project financed by the Government of Norway through the United Nations Development Program.