Energy and Climate Change Mitigation


AG/RES. 2253 (XXXVI-O/06) Support for the Use of New and Renewable Energy Sources

“The General Assembly (...) resolves: (...) To enhance cooperation between the Organization of American States (...) and other international and regional organizations in order to: a. Implement renewable energy measures and energy efficiency projects that lower dependence on fossil fuels while promoting the development and efficient use of local natural resources to produce fuels for electricity generation and transportation; and b. Promote increased provision of novel energy services to neglected communities, particularly rural and indigenous communities, as a means of promoting economic development, sustainable management of natural resources, and capacity to deliver community services, including education, health, and agricultural extension services. (...).