Experts praise the world environmental policies of Ecuador

Specialists from various countries agreed in praising Ecuador’s environmental policies, a nation of acknowledged biodiversity considered the global benchmark for the preservation of flora and fauna.

In the XI UN Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals, held in Quito, stressed executives of organizations, experts and activists in the South American country’s actions, as to include in the 2008 Constitution the Rights of Nature.

Philip Cousteau, co-founder of the International Association EarthEcho praised the fact that Ecuador has a development model based on the search for harmony between economic growth and the preservation of nature.

Experts invited to the eleventh meeting of the Parties to the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild (COP 11) discussed the possibility of linking the nature care with the green economy in order to find solutions to protect the international wildlife.

The convention aims to conserve 117 endangered species and promotes the restoration of their habitat to mitigate the obstacles encountered in the process of migration and controlling other factors that might endanger them.

The Conference of the Parties (COP) of the Convention on Migratory is an international UN treaty that meets every three years to the signatory countries.

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