Event

Climate Change Adaptation in the Caribbean: Science, Ethics and Policies

This meeting is convened by the Sector for Social and Human Sciences of the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), in collaboration with the Government of Saint Kitts and Nevis and with the support of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation. The meeting will bring together regional experts, ministerial and governmental officials, representatives from the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) and the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) with a view to examining how climate science and ethics can be brought to bear on policy construction at both the local and international levels.  

dates: 8-9 March 2011   location: Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis   contact: John Crowley   phone: +33 (0)1 45 68 38 28   www: http://www.unesco.org/new/en/social-and-human-sciences/themes/sv/news/meeting_on_climate_change_adaptation_in_the_caribbean/