Energy and Climate Change Mitigation


Workshop: Biofuels in Guatemala: Challenges and Next Steps - July 12, 2014

The General Secretariat of the Organization of American States, through the Department of Sustainable Development of the Executive Secretariat for Integral Development, through the its Department of Sustainable Development co-hosted in cooperation with the Ministry of Energy and Mines (MEM) of Guatemala the workshop titled "Biofuels in Guatemala: Challenges and Next Steps".

The workshop is an activity supported under the Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the Federative Republic of Brazil and the Government of the United States of America to advance cooperation on biofuels.

During the framework of this meeting, Mr. Ruben Contreras; Program Manager of this initiative will meet with different country representatives/government officials for further discussing potential activities for enhancing policy development and technical support for contributing to the regional cooperation on Bioenergy.