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Grenada - National Report for Third International Conference

dc.contributor.authorMelissa Felician and Lynette Joseph?Brown
dc.descriptionTwenty years after the BPOA, the third International Conference on the SustainableDevelopment of SIDS will once again bring to fore the vulnerabilities anddevelopment needs of SIDS, with a view to identifying solutions and committingresources for the implementation of these solutions. Preparations for this Conferenceinclude national stakeholder consultations, which will feed into regional meetings followed by an inter?regional preparatory meeting scheduled for late August, andthen into the global decisions. The regional preparatory meeting for the Caribbeansubregion will be held in Jamaica, July 2?3, 2013. In preparation for the Regional Meeting in Jamaica, the government of Grenada incollaboration with the United Nations System hosted a national consultation on June21 2013. The consultation, suitably themed The Future We Want, attractedrepresentation from government, private sector and civil society, and encourageddiscussions aligned with the principles of sustainable development. Mostimportantly it offered an opportunity for the voice of Grenadians to be heard onthese issues.This report presents an analysis of the findings from this consultative process. Therest of the document seeks to address the following four objectives of the UnitedNations General Assembly, specifically: Assess the progress to date and the remaining gaps in the implementation;Affirm a renewed political commitment
dc.descriptionIdentify new and emerging challenges and opportunities for the sustainabledevelopment of SIDS and means of addressing them
dc.descriptionandIdentify priorities for the sustainable development of SIDS to be consideredin the elaboration of the post?2015 UN development agenda.
dc.publisherUnited Nations Development Programme Subregional Officefor the OECS and Barbados
dc.subjectclimate change
dc.subjectclimate change adaptation
dc.subjectclimate change mitigation
dc.subjectclimate protection
dc.subjectenvironmental protection
dc.subjectcoast protection
dc.subjectcoastal environment
dc.subjectmarine ecosystem
dc.subjectmarine environment
dc.subjectmarine pollution
dc.subjectisland ecosystem
dc.subjectfreshwater conservation
dc.subjectfreshwater monitoring
dc.subjectfreshwater resource
dc.subjectfreshwater degradation
dc.subjectsea resource
dc.subjectsea water protection
dc.subjectland management and planning
dc.subjectenergy management
dc.subjectenergy efficiency
dc.subjectwater management
dc.subjectwater resources management
dc.subjectwaste management
dc.subjectforest management
dc.subjectforest resource
dc.subjectinternational agreement
dc.subjectsustainable development
dc.subjectBarbados Programme of Action
dc.subjectMauritius Strategy of Implementation
dc.subjectSmall Island Developing States
dc.subject.classificationClimate Change
dc.titleGrenada - National Report for Third International Conference
dc.typeReports and Books
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 13 - Climate Action
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 14 - Life Below Water
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 15 - Life on Land
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 8 - Good Jobs and Economic Growth

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