The 36th Caretakers of the Environment International Conference was a hybrid model conference co-hosted by Gerardo de Vega (MTVF) and Georgina Grillo (GVS), with assistance from GVS students Daniela Gutiérrez and Max Meoño who led a team of volunteers from July 4th - July 8th 2022.
The theme for the conference: 


- Water refugees and social impact
- Water pollution, drinking water & sanitation
- Water, Ecotourism and hydroelectric energy production
- Water-based natural disasters, climate adaptation, and mitigation

This conference was jointly run by Fundación Madre Tierra Verde, Golden Valley School and CEI Costa Rica.