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Biodiversity, Conservation, and Civic Participation in Paraguay

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March 1, 2023: 7:00 pm

South America’s Atlantic Forest is one of the most diverse ecosystems on the planet. Cristian Fretes Ojeda, technical trainer for Peace Corps Paraguay, discusses how civic participation is leading the effort to conserve crucial natural areas like the Atlantic Forest and the Gran Chaco, which span several South American countries.

About Cristhian Fretes Ojeda

Cristhian Fretes Ojeda is a volunteer trainer for Peace Corps Paraguay and an active conservationist working with the nonprofit OPADES on biodiversity conservation and sustainable development across the country.

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Photo by Cristhian Fretes Ojeda

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March 1, 2023
7:00 pm
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