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Central American Commission for Environment and Development - CCAD
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

Office address
Boulevard Orden de Malta No. 470, Urbanización Santa Elena, Antiguo Cuscatlán, El Salvador, Central America.

Country
El Salvador

Telephone(s)
(503) 2248-8800

Fax
(503) 2248-8899

Web site
www.sica.int/ccad

E-mail
info.ccad@sica.int

Contacts

 
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