UFSC International Relations student attends COP24 in Poland

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The 24th Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Climate Change Convention (COP24) was held in Katowice, Poland, from 3 to 14 December 2018, to discuss how the 2015 Paris Agreement will be implemented and moved forward.

The undergraduate student Alicia Maria Amancio da Silva, currently enrolled in the first year of the International Relations program at UFSC, attended COP24 as a representative of Youth NGOs. In addition to participating actively in the debate, during the first week of the Conference, Alicia had a meeting with the UN Secretary General, António Guterres, as a representative of Latin America.

Click here to watch Alicia’s intervention in the COP24 Talanoa Dialogue.