China: The Time to Act is Now

China: The Time to Act is Now

AGOSTO-08-2022

On July 26, 126 countries voted in the General Assembly in favor of the United Nations declaring access to a clean and healthy environment as a universal human right. China was one of the countries that abstained. What implications does this abstention have for the “environmental multilateralism” of the United Nations? Paulina Garzón analyzes it in this blog.

Paulina Garzon
Latinoamérica Sustentable

 

Latinoamerica Sustentable (LAS) supports the protection of the environment and of local communities within the context of Chinese investments in Latin America and the Caribbean. LAS conducts research, shares information, development advocacy tools, promotes exchanges and collaborations between social organizations among social organizations and decision makers.