By Cathy Elelman • 28 April 2020 • 19:26
POLICY: The island government wants to stick to a policy of environmental, economic and social sustainability, Catalina Cladera said
CREDIT: Consell de Mallorca Facebook @ConselldeMca
MALLORCA is looking at a green route to get its economy back on track from the hammering it’s taken from the coronavirus crisis, island government president Catalina Cladera said.
Speaking today Tuesday at a meeting to discuss preparations for Mallorca’s economic and social reactivation with the Tramuntana XXI and Pla de Mallorca XXI associations, Cladera made it clear the “triple environmental sustainability” policy remained in place.
She informed both entities the Mallorca government is working in coordination with other administrations and political groups to agree reactivation measures which respect the concept.
“We are not giving up on the environmental, economic and social sustainability of our legislature project,” the president insisted.
The first phase of reactivation and recovery should be “for making policies of economic reorientation and diversification, which don’t leave anyone behind,” she commented.
“We are in agreement with requests which demand a green exit from the crisis and we adhere to the need of confirming a green pact as the answer to necessary reforms to re-orientate the current model of production and consumption.”
One of the key elements of the reactivation strategy will be the promotion of consuming island-grown produce.
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Cathy Elelman is the local writer for the Costa de Almeria edition of the Euro Weekly News.
Based in Mojacar for the last 21 years, Cathy is very much part of the local community and is always well and truly up on all the latest news and events going on in this region of Spain.
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