|2017 may be winding down, but there are are still various SIDS-relevant events on the calendar. Please find below upcoming events where SIDS policy makers will connect:
Sustainable Futures for the Caribbean International Conference I Call for abstracts by December 15
In celebrating the University of West Indies 70th Anniversary, the Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies issued a call for papers for its 19th Annual Conference with the theme: Sustainable Futures for the Caribbean: Critical Interventions and the 2030 Agenda.
The conference takes place from April 25-27, 2018 in Montego Bay Jamaica.
It is focused on the Caribbean region, but will have relevance for all SIDS. Scholars, practitioners, policy makers and students as well as the general public, will seek to provide analyses of the multiple political challenges and prospects for sustainable social and economic growth by 2030 and beyond.
Climate Smart Sustainable Tourism Forum | St.Kitts | December 12-13, 2017
The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) and the St.Kitts Ministry of Tourism will host a Climate Smart Sustainable Tourism Forum from 12-13 December 2017, under the theme “Good for us, better for all
”. The conference brings stakeholders together to lead positive change in the development of climate resilient and sustainable Caribbean tourism. The COE will present it's "Bridging Islands of Knowledge
" award to a project that has been exemplary in knowledge sharing.