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Martha Delgado

Martha Delgado

Undersecretary of Multilateral Affairs & Human Rights - Foreign Affairs Ministry of México

Bio

S h e i s a n e n v i r o nm en ta li st r e n o wn e d na t iona l ly an d i n t e r na t io na l ly , wi th o v e r 29 y ear s of pr of ession al exp eri ence in p u b l i c s e r v i c e t h ro u gh t h e P u b l i c F e d e r a l A d m i n i s t r a t i o n a n d N G O s . Her outstanding role as Minister of Environment of Mexico City involved key projects such as the Barter Market, which encouraged community-based, local economies. This consolidated the Ci t y ’s leadership on a global scale. During her tenure, she also devised and implemented several strategies for faster, cleaner mobility, such as the public bikes program ECOBICI, first of its kind in Latin America, which has improved costs and quality of life for millions of citizens .