On April 2023, the III Symposium on Cultivation of Native Species was conducted by The National Commission for the Cultivation of Native Species and the CATIE (Tropical Agricultural Research and Higher Education Center) in Turrialba, Costa Rica.
"Five years ago, Jurriann Ruys, a successful partner at management firm McKinsey in Amsterdam, did something his former colleagues could never have predicted. He quit, to help solve the problem of land degradation.
Thank you for being with us in 2016. Thank you for taking care of each other. Thank you for being responsible for those who work with us and being responsible for our common environment, the living biosphere.