Launch of Blue Week, Blue Grenada, emphasizes the opportunities for realizing Blue Growth and Food Security in Grenada.
Organized by the Government of Grenada.
SIDS and the Caribbean Challenge Initiative (CCI) Initiative, reviews progress and outlines next steps. CCI is a regional effort, currently involving 10 governments and 15 companies and partners, to galvanize leadership, financial resources, and regional collaboration to conserve and sustainably manage the marine and coastal environment.
Organized by TNC and the Caribbean Challenge Initiative.
SIDS and the Blue Guardians, emphasizes the imperative of high-level political engagement in achieving Blue Growth and food security, and the value of technological approaches to enhancing sustainable development of developing countries and SIDS.
Organized by the Clinton Climate Initiative.
The Main Conference: The Blue Growth and Investment Conference, features discussion and action on a range of nancial instruments to help SIDS and developing countries to achieve Blue Growth and food security to achieve Blue Growth and food security. The Conference will include several “Shark Tanks,” to consider possible funding opportunities for specific projects.
Organized by the Government of Grenada, the Government of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, GoF, with collaboration from the World Bank, the UN FAO, UDel, TNC, the Caribbean Challenge Initiative, Rare, and OAS
Capacity Development to Improve the Management of Marine Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction (ABNJ) will examine the requisite capacity development regarding areas beyond national jurisdiction and linkages to national ocean management in Exclusive Economic Zones, to achieve sustainable development and to preserve and properly manage ocean areas.
Organized the Global Ocean Forum, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the Government of Grenada, and the University of Delaware, with financial support from the Global Environment Facility.
ExcursionsTo be organized to various locations in Grenada—the Underwater Sculpture Park, Tour of Fishing Towns (Round the island), Carriacou/Sandy Island Marine Protected Area.
"We are charting a path for future generations,
stressing the importance of conservation throughout the region"
Dr. the Right Honourable Keith Mitchell, Prime Minister of Grenada