Central American Commission for Environment and Development
Constitutive Agreement During the Central American Presidents Summit held in San Isidro de Coronado, Costa Rica, on December 10, 11 and 12, 1989, the presidents of Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua signed the Constitutive Agreement of the Central American Commission for Environment and Development (CCAD).
Structure The highest authority is the Council of Ministers of the Central American Commission for Environment and Development (CCAD) and is composed of representatives of the Environment authorities.
Functions Value and protect the natural wealth through optimum and reasonable use of the resources and contamination control.
Its scope of action is the following: -Strengthening of the national authorities and regulations -Harmonization of policies and legislations -Distribution of information -Determination of priority action areas -Promotion of a participatory, democratic and decentralized environmental management.
Area: Medio Ambiente
Entity State Activa
Office Address: Boulevard Orden de Malta No. 470, Urbanización Santa Elena, Antiguo Cuscatlán, El Salvador, Central America.
Central American Integration System (SICA)
Made by the General Secretariat of Central American Integration System Copyright ® 2009
Institution integrated to the Portal of the SICA
Final Bulevar Cancillería, Distrito El Espino, Ciudad Merliot, Antiguo Cuscatlán, La Libertad, El Salvador, Centroamérica.
Phone: (503) 2248-8800; Fax: (503) 2248-8899