Miss Brazil Mayra Dias delivery letter of riparian students UN leaders in New York

24 September 2018 - Agenda happens through the Amazonas Sustainable Foundation (FAS), organization which is Mayra ambassador

Mayra entrega carta Jeffrey Sachs, director of the UN SDSN Network | Photo: Gabriela Sampaio

Miss Brazil Be Emotion Mayra Dias participates this week, in New York City, U.S. us, a series of commitments in partnership with the Amazonas Sustainable Foundation (FAS) aimed at Climate Week, What happens in the US city until Friday (28). The Amazon, which postulates the position of Miss Universe, Amazon takes the flag at events that bring together global leaders to discuss challenges and solutions of the global climate agenda.

Nesta segunda-feira, Mayra Dias delivered a letter written by young people bordering the Black River, within the Amazon, to the director of Solutions Network for Sustainable Development (SDSN), Jeffrey Sachs. The card was produced by 20 children and adolescents Reporters Forest Project, residents of Tumbira community, on Sustainable Development Reserve (Reserve) Rio Negro, and deals with the concerns of the communities on the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals. The meeting took place through the general superintendent of FAS, Virgilio Viana.

"The feeling of accomplishment is. This letter contains the wishes of dozens of young people in the Amazon, your expectations and wishes for the future. I am honored to be the spokesman for all of them ", said Mayra.

At the time the letter was written, Miss Brazil Mayra Dias visited the Tumbira community, in rural Iranduba-AM (74km of Manaus), and talked to the participants of the Reporters Forest Project, that seeks to empower young people bordering to portray the reality. The action took place last 17.

Calendar with director of the UN Environment

Yesterday (23), Miss accompanied the general superintendent of FAS, Virgilio Viana, meeting with Director of the United Nations (UN) Environment, Erik Solheim, for a discussion on opportunities and strategies for the conservation of the Amazon. At the time, Brazilian gave the UN the book director for sustainable solutions of FAS, written by entering the 10 years of the organization.

"It's amazing to see the role that Amazon has in the events, through the actions developed by FAS and involvement in the process of coastal. We need to show the importance of the region to the world and this is my flag ", defends Miss.

Yesterday and today, Mayra participate in another meeting, this time with leaders of Solutions Network for Sustainable Development (SDSN), an agency of the United Nations. Tomorrow, Mayra participates in meeting organized by UN Women, aimed at gender equality and empower women.