The work of the international Resource Panel was featured in Argentina at a workshop entitled "Resource Efficiency: A Global and Local Perspective". The main purpose of the event was to share and discuss knowledge and best practices on resource efficiency with representatives of the private sector.
The event was organized by the Argentinian Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development, GiZ, the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety, and the Argentinian-German Chamber of Industry and Commerce. Speakers included Sergio Bergman, Minister of Environment and Sustainable Development of Argentina, and Harry Lehmann, Director General of the Department of Environmental Planning and Sustainability Strategies of the German Federal Environment Agency. The Panel was represented by the Secretariat's Maria Jose Baptista.