FAS participates in the 4th State Conference and Traditional Peoples of the Amazon

3 June 2013 - Agenda Foundation for Environment Week comprises various activities

Abertura da 4° Conferência Estadual dos Povos e Comunidades Tradicionais do Amazonas

It happened on the morning of Wednesday (3), the opening of the Week Environment of the Amazon, that celebrates 10 years after the creation of the State Secretariat of Environment and Sustainable Development (SDS). The Hall of the Studio 5 hosted the opening of the 4th Conference of State and Traditional Peoples of the Amazon, in a ceremony that was attended by several institutions, among them the Amazonas Sustainable Foundation (FAS).

In the opening was attended by the general superintendent of FAS, Virgilio Viana, a titular da SDS, Nadia Ferreira, representatives of the Ministries of Agrarian Development (MDA), Environment (MMA), Social Development (MDS), National Council of Extractive Populations (CNS), state agencies, instituições pUblicas, private and civil society.

? um momento muito importante do Amazonas, as we celebrate ten years of successful policy. Our populations moved far and today are strengthened, participando ativamente de um debate sobre o futuro deles”, said the superintendent general of FAS, Virgilio Viana.

The week will mark the signing of the service order authorizing the deployment of tanks home using a system to capture rainwater, through the Water for All Project in Amazonas, created by the secretariat. Also an agreement will be signed between the Institute of Environmental Protection of the Amazon (IPAAM) associations and folk Parintins, to offset emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG) in Parintins Festival this year.

For today, está prevista a primeira rodada das mesas temáticas que debaterão as políticas pUblicas voltadas às populações tradicionais do Amazonas nos Ultimos 10 years. The debates will be promoted at the national and state, from 14h. The general superintendent of the FAS, Virgilio Viana, participa da mesa Políticas PUblicas do Estado do Amazonas para Povos e Comunidades Tradicionais, que contará com a presença dos secretários de SaUde, Education and Rural Production Amazon.

Environment Week

To celebrate Environment Week, FAS has prepared a schedule of activities. Between 3 until 6 June, representatives 15 Conservation Units (CUs) served by the Bolsa Floresta (BFP) participate in the Conference and Traditional Peoples of the Amazon, made no Studio 5. On June 6, à tarde, FAS initiated the X Leadership Meeting of Associations of the PAs of the Bolsa Floresta, na Inspetoria Laura Vicuña André AraUjo, 2230, Alexios.

10 years of SDS

O ano de 2013 celebrates the tenth anniversary of SDS. The first secretary of the environment of the State, Virgilio Viana, and the current holder, Nadia Ferreira, will meet in another edition of the Sustainable Chat, which will be held on 10, às 18h. O evento será aberto ao pUblico, the auditorium Lidia Parisotto, FAS headquarters, The red Alvaro Braga, 351, Parque Dez.