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Latin American and Caribbean Countries - LAC P10 TEST

 The Regional Agreement on Access to Information, Public Participation and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters 

Principle 10 Rio Declaration:

 “Environmental issues are best handled with participation of all concerned citizens, at the relevant level. At the national level, each individual shall have appropriate access to information concerning the environment that is held by public authorities, including information on hazardous materials and activities in their communities, and the opportunity to participate in decision-making processes.“

CIVIL SOCIETY IS WORKING TO PROMOTE THE LAC DECLARATION ON PRINCIPLE 10 AND HAS CALLED FOR A LEGALLY BINDING INSTRUMENT TO:

Information Board

Opening Ceremony (August 9, 2016)

Regional Agreement on Access to Information, Public Participation and Justice in Environmental Matters in Latin America and Caribbean (LAC)​

Opening Remarks - Natalia Gómez Peña - Coordinadora del Área Democracia Ambiental- Asociación Ambiente y Sociedad (Colombia)

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 CONTACT US

For any inquiries, please email us or call:

Carole Excell

Project Director, The Access Initiative

World Resources Institute 

+1 (202) 742-5847   |   cexcell@wri.org

Danielle Andrade

Attorney-at-Law

Elected Representative of thePublic

Goffe Law, 15A Braemar Avenue, Kingston 10, Jamaica 

+1 (876) 804-0544   |   dandrade.law@gmail.com

Andrea Sanhueza 

Regional Secretariat

Elected Representative of the Public

+56 (2) 2823-7985   | andreasanhuezae@gmail.com

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