Within the framework of the 24th Session of the Latin American and CaribbeanForestry Commission (LACFC) in the city of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, from 26 to 30 June 2006,a Pre-session Workshop on Regional and Subregional strategies of cooperationfor the prevention, control and combat of wildland fires will be held onSunday, 25 June, formulated with the support of Project TCP/RLA/3010.
The objective of the Workshop will be to present and validate the Fire Management Regional Cooperation Strategy for Latin America and the Caribbean, and the Central America, Caribbean and South America subregional strategies, recommending its adoption by the 24th Session of the LACFC. It will be the opportunityfor the official presentation of the TCP project results.
The working languages of the Commission meeting will be Spanish, English andalso French if a French-speaking Member Nation participates. Simultaneousinterpretation and documents will be provided in these languages accordingly.
Mr. CarlosMarx Carneiro Secretary of the Commission Senior Forestry Officer FAO Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean Santiago, Chile