President Guillermo Lasso wants to build the largest biocorridor in Latin America. Photo: Social Network
President William LassoThis Tuesday, May 24, 2022, he assured that his government wants to create Amazon Ecuadorian largest “Biocorridors of Latin America. The announcement would estimate “a financial operation between USD 500 and USD 1,000 million.”
In his report to the nation on the occasion of his first year in office, Lasso also reaffirmed his intention that “by 2025, 22% of the Ecuadorian region will be similar. In the conservation area And 20% of waste is recoverable. “
Ecuador’s leader has highlighted his first year in power as a major environmental milestone Reserve BrotherhoodThe announcement was made in November at the World Climate Summit (COP26) in Glasgow, Scotland, in the Galাপpagos Islands.
Harmandad Reserve covers an area of 60,000 sq km. The same that serves as the corridor connecting the Galাপpagos Marine Reserve to the Costa Rican island of Cocoa, “Migrainea“, To be a place of passage for dozens of protected species.
“It has earned the recognition of the international community for mitigating climate change, protecting biodiversity and purifying oxygen globally,” Lasso stressed.
“We may be a small country on the surface, but when it comes to environmental issues, our will is as great as our diversity and the world sees it that way,” he added.
Ecuador’s head of state maintains that “”Biodiversity ‘ It is not only an asset that must be preserved for moral reasons, but it is also an asset that will create enormous wealth and employment opportunities for thousands of Ecuadorians “and” an environmental power is also a tourist power “.
“There is a new currency in the world today, and I don’t mean cryptocurrency, I mean biodiversity. This government is going to take advantage of this to meet the urgent social needs, ”Lasso stressed.
The President further recalled that in his first year, his administration achieved USD 190 million in international cooperation for the protection of biodiversity, reduction of emissions, protection of water and improvement of living standards.
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