Towards an Ecological Market Economy: Implementing Sustainable Projects in Chile

Reinhard Stuth is Former Minister in Hamburg State Government and General Manager and partner of HanBao Neue Energien GmbH.

The implementation of sustainable projects remains a global challenge. The water supply as well as the effects of climate change proves that Latin America and the Caribbean is a particular vulnerable area. However, the mitigation of these effects must go through the development of sustainable mechanisms in various areas such as water supply, mining, agriculture and energy. To move forward, it is necessary to include the issue of sustainability in the political and business agenda, but it is not always an easy task, as the case of Chile has proven. Read paper