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On the podium from left to right: Ambassador Donald S.Beyer Jr., USA, Ambasssador Luciano Joublanc, Mexixo, Dr. Hans-Peter Fricker, CEO of WWF Switzerland, Ambassador Maria Theresa P. Lazaro, Philippines, and Ambassador Dr. Axel Berg, Germany.

Ambassador Lazaro Invited as Panel Guest at the
World Wildlife Fund's Kyoto-Apero Symposium in Zurich

16 February 2010
Ambassador Maria Theresa P. Lazaro was invited to speak before 200 guests at the World Wildlife Fund’s (WWF) Kyoto-Apero symposium at the WWF Headquarters in Zurich on the subject of the recently concluded Copenhagen Conference on Climate Change.  The occasion also celebrated the 5th year anniversary of the Kyoto Protocol agreement when it entered into force on 16 February 2005. 
The highlights of the symposium included discussions on the Kyoto Protocol agreement and exchange of views on the future of global climate politics. 
Also present as podium guests were Ambassadors to Switzerland of their respective countries namely: Donald S. Beyer Jr. of USA, Luciano Joublanc of Mexico, and Dr. Axel Berg of Germany.  Dr. Hans-Peter Fricker, CEO of WWF Switzerland acted as moderator. 
Ambassador Lazaro said that the Philippines remains committed in its policies and directives to address global climate changes under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. 
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