OUR MISSION

 

To help build capacity in Small Island Developing States (SIDS) and developing countries to address sustainable development challenges

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RECENT SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

  • Address at the Inaugural Lectures of the Philippines Climate Vulnerable Forum South-South Centre: The Role of SIDS and Vulnerable Countries in Influencing Climate Change Negotiations

  • Keynote Address at the launch of the Vaughan A Lewis Institute of Research and Innovation: The Role of Innovation in Stimulating Development in Saint Lucia

  • Presentation on the 'The Caribbean Environmental Context and its Vulnerability, particularly with respect to Tourism​

  • Presentation to Chevening Alumni (Saint Lucia, St. Kitts and Nevis, Barbados, Grenada): Climate Change, the Caribbean and the Paris Agreement - Inextricably Linked​

  • Presentation to 2017 Conference of the Lions Clubs of the Eastern Caribbean: Climate Change and Other Environmental Issues Confronting the Caribbean and Small Island Developing States​

  • Presentation of the 2018 Sir Arthur Lewis Memorial Lecture: The Economic Impact of Climate Change in the Caribbean​

  • Presentation at 8th World Water Forum (Brasilia, Brazil, March, 2018): Major Water Management Challenges for the Caribbean Region​

  • Address to 2018 Graduating Class of the Castries Comprehensive Secondary School: Being Awesome in a Changing Environment​

  • Feature Presentation at the Opening of Enterprise Development Forum and Marketplace: The Sustainability Challenge for Saint Lucia and the Caribbean​

  • Presentation to the Saint Lucia Chapter of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA): Accountants and their Role in Promoting Good Governance in a Small Island Developing State​​​

  • Presentation to International Conference 2018 of the St. Augustine Campus of the University of the West Indies: The Impacts of Climate Change on Food and Nutrition Security in the Caribbean​​​​

  • Feature Address to the 41st Annual General Meeting of the Elks City of Castries Cooperative Credit Union: Building a More Resilient Country - One Community and One Sector at a Time​

  • Feature Address at the 2019 Education Conference of the Saint Lucia Teachers' Union: I Teach for a Better World - A Focus on Young Teachers​

  • Address to the 2019 Graduating Class of the Beanefield Comprehensive Secondary School: Commit to Excellence Every Day of Your Life​

  • Address to the Folk Research Centre: The Meaning and Importance of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for Saint Lucia​

  • Presentation of 2019 Patrick Emmanuel Memorial Lecture, Cave Hill Campus of the University of the West Indies: The Caribbean's Response to the Existential Threat of Climate Change​

  • Presentation on the Health Impacts of Climate Change at the Healthy Caribbean Coalition Lancet Countdown 2019 Caribbean Launch Event, Barbados