January 4, Thimphu: His Excellency Mr. Andre Correa do Lago, Ambassador of Brazil to Bhutan called on the Hon’ble Sanam Lyonpo Yeshey Penjor. Their Excellencies discussed about the climate change and sustainable development. Lyonpo shared that the Ministry is trying to conserve our forest and natural resources as much as we can. He added that since Brazil is advanced in terms of agriculture, livestock and climate change, Bhutan really needs to learn in case of climate change negotiation.
The Ambassador shared that it would be a great honour for Brazil to contribute in Bhutan in the field of climate change and sustainable development. ‘‘To explore what Bhutan need both in terms of technology and financial support is very much important and that is what we are exactly looking for,’’ he added.
They also discussed about the nature conservation which is a key factor for the climate change, one of the global issues.
Reported by Karma Loday with photo by Tandin Norbu, ICTD
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