Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)


Interview: “Our forests are not for sale” – the development of alternative climate change policies in Bolivia

For the past two years, Dr. Rene Orellana acted as chief negotiator at the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) on behalf of the Plurinational State of Bolivia. What are the cornerstones of Bolivia’s strategy for addressing climate change?

Learn more in this exclusive interview between Dr. Stephan Rist (CDE) and Dr. Rene Orellana, Ambassador Ad Honorem of the Plurinational State of Bolivia, on negotiating environmental and development issues with the UN and similar organisations.

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