Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza spoke at the UN Conference on Climate Change in Madrid, Spain.
“Can we talk about a climate crisis? It’s almost an emergency, a catastrophe and we have to stop it immediately, ”were the words of the Minister of Popular Power for Foreign Relations, Jorge Arreaza, during his speech at the COP25 Climate Change Conference held Tuesday in Madrid, Spain.
The Venezuelan Foreign Minister reiterated Bolivarian country position in condemning globalized capitalism practices that condemns the planet and humanity to the current environmental situation.
There’s a catastrophe regarding weather and we have to stop it. The planet has been a victim of the capitalist model and its modes of consumption and production Jorge Arreaza
Major industrialized countries are not keeping promises to reduce greenhouse gas emissions Jorge Arreaza
US unilateral coercive measures against Venezuela and other countries it will make compliance with the Paris Agreement very difficult, however, we are committed to achieving it Jorge Arreaza
In March 2017 President Nicolas Maduro decreed the creation of the Caura National Park, listed as the largest in the world with 7.5 million hectares of jungle Jorge Arreaza