Prof. Aragon, UNESCO Chairholder, highlights the principal activity of the Chair which closely works in the biosphere research in Amazon region. The aim of this Chair is to establish and implement a strong Programme of South-South Cooperation for sustainable development, thus helping to achieve concrete results in order to improve synergy in the delivery of high-quality, scientific information on the current understanding of environmental change, emerging environmental issues, the interactions between humankind and the environment, and their consequences for human well-being in line with specific foci identified in concrete activities.
UNESCO Chair in South-South Cooperation for Sustainable Development (737), established in 2006 at The Federal University of Pará (Brazil).
Duration: 4 minutes
Credits: Luis Aragon (guest),
UNESCO TV (publisher),
Published in: 2009