Under the motto “For a more sustainable education”, the third edition of the Green Expo was held on 4 and 5 October in the city of Luque, Paraguay. S.P.E.C.I.E.S.’s Programa de Conservación del Jaguarete en el Chaco presented a stand along with several other environmentally-focused organizations and institutions. The event was organized by Green Tour Magazine and Rakiura Resort day.
During the event, the S.P.E.C.I.E.S. team was able to share with students, teachers, communicators, colleagues and friends what they are most passionate about: the conservation of the jaguarete.
Diego Gustavo Giménez, the Chief Program Officer for the Chaco Jaguar Conservation Project in Paraguay, also gave a talk discussing the current situation of the jaguar, as well as explaining what the Program is, how it works, and how people can help. The team was also able to talk to several media outlets who were interested in spreading the word about the jaguar and S.P.E.C.I.E.S..
The Expo featured presentations from companies, public and private institutions, and artists, who demonstrated through talks, dance, and other interactive activities what they are doing in pursuit of the environment and nature.