In Maracay, Aragua state, Venezuela, environmental consultant Triverdi C.A, organized the lecture series "Education for sustainable development and fight against climate change" in the auditorium of Ceproaragua.
The activity was carried out with the purpose of informing and making a call of conscience about the environmental problems that affect Mother Earth. Also, promote citizen participation for the preservation and defense of natural resources and all species that inhabit the planet.
This event was supported by the Global Embassy of Activists for Peace (GEAP), the Comprehensive Operations Service of Venezuela CA (Sopinveca), the International Institute for Sustainable Development and Cooperation (IIDEC) and the Simón Rodríguez National Experimental University ( UNESR).
The educational space presented three presentations by prominent speakers, who, through the institutions they represent, carry out works in favor of the environment.
Wendy Mercado delegated by Triverdi C.A, based her presentation on the theme: "Education for sustainability. Educational management against climate change".
"The 2030 Agenda and the leadership of the future" was the theme presented by José Duque, representative of the IIDEC.
On behalf of the GEAP, José Pineda, coordinator of the International Program Children of Mother Earth in Venezuela, presented the theme: "The Proclamation of Mother Earth as a living being and the constitution of her rights".
Pedro Reyes, general manager of Sopinveca, also attended the ceremony; Esmeralda Pérez, Education Coordinator of UNESR; and Marx Bracho, speaker of the UNESR.
Bracho, orador de la UNESR.
Tour of the Mother Earth Peace Fair held by GEAP.
Projects in favor of Mother Earth
Ivan Mora, delegate for Triverdi, indicated that the processes for the preservation of the environment should be accelerated because the extinction of species and the loss of biological diversity is worrisome. "By going against nature, we are going against ourselves," he added.
The company Triverdi develops in the communities the project School Forests and Ecological Games with the aim of decreeing an environmental awareness in the children and young people of Aragon.
Likewise, the Global Embassy of Activists for Peace, promotes mechanisms and actions in the civil society for the preservation of the ecological balance of Mother Earth and its harmonious relationship with human beings.
In this activity, José Pineda, coordinator of the environmental program of the GEAP, said that this corporation seeks to support all the efforts that are made to stop climate change. In addition, he said that awareness of environmental reality is achieved through education and the formation of a culture for the environmental peace of Mother Earth.
Pedro Reyes, general manager of Sopinveca, a company that specializes in environmental management of businesses, industries, schools and communities, explained that hazardous waste is present in companies and also in homes when cleaning products are used that can be harmful to health.
The event culminated in a tour of the information modules on the projects of the Triverdi, Sopinvenca and the Mother Earth Peace Fair held by the GEAP, where the activists showed the 70 participants that it is necessary to recognize Mother Earth as a living being, and that therefore, the responsible participation of the whole human society is important.