On July 20th, 2016, in Rome the Italian Ministry for the Environment, Land and Sea and the Ministry of the Environment of the United States of Mexico signed a Memorandum of Understanding.
On the basis of the Memorandum (Art. 2), and in the light of the objectives established by Mexico in its National Determined Contribution (NDC) and in the Working Plan (approved at the first meeting of the Joint Committee on March 3rd 2017), the common areas of interest are:
• early warning system;
• sustainable agriculture;
• protection of coastal marine areas and of natural capital.
Activities will be implemented through capacity building courses, training seminars, exchange of experiences and technology and information sharing.