Proposed Bill Would Establish Rights of Nature Itself

Under Senate Bill No. 2506/15, Nature would have the right to: life, diversity of life, water, clean air, ecological equilibrium, restoration, and to be free from contamination and commercialization.

Online Tool for the Management of Municipal Solid Waste Launched

The Environment Secretariat has launched an online tool intended to facilitate information sharing among waste management stakeholders. Gathered data will contribute to the development of the country’s first waste map, which will improve decision making at the local level and promote efficiency in the distribution of resources.