Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in /srv/www/html/sustainabledevelopment.un.org/root/content.php on line 240
.:. Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform
Statements & Presentations
High-level Roundtable on International Cooperation for Sustainable Development in Caribbean SIDS

Number of statements/presentations: 35

Opening Session
Hon. Christopher Sinckler
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and International Business of Barbados
H.E. Angus Friday
Permanent Representative of Grenada to the United Nations and Chairman of the Alliance of the Small Island States (AOSIS)
Hon. Ingibjörg Sólrún Gísladóttir
Minister of Foreign Affairs and External Trade of Iceland
Mr. SHA Zukang
Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations
Session I: Caribbean SIDS: Enhancing Economic Resilience and Sustainable Development
Kelvin Dalrymple - A catalyst for development resources in the Caribbean
Chief Research Economist, Caribbean Development Bank, Barbados
Neil Pierre - Natural disasters, risk reduction, and economic and social sustainability for Caribbean SIDS
Subregional Headquarters for the Caribbean, Sustainable Development Unit, Trinidad and Tobago
Prof. Albert Binger
Regional assessment of sustainable development in Caribbean SIDS
Svetlana Bagaudinova - Doing business in SIDS
Monitoring, Analysis and Policy Unit, Investment Climate Department
Ulric Trotz - The impact of climate change on Caribbean SIDS
Science Adviser and Review Editor of IPCC Working Group II Report, Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC), Belize
Session II: Sustainable Energy Development in Caribbean SIDS
Gísli Pálsson - Overview on Icelandic development cooperation in the energy sector with Central America and the Caribbean
Icelandic International Development Agency (ICEIDA)
Roland Clarke - Overview of renewable energy development in Caribbean SIDS
Project Manager, Caribbean Renewable Energy Development PRoject (CREDP)
Thorleifur Finnsson - Examples of Iceland's initiatives and partnerships in geothermal and hydro energy development
Reykjavík Energy Invest
William Hinds - Examples of Barbados' initiatives in renewable energy
Ministry of Energy and the Environment, Barbados
Special Keynote
Hon. Ingibjörg Sólrún Gísladóttir - Icelandic Development Cooperation with UNIFEM on SIDS
Minister of Foreign Affairs and External Trade of Iceland
Session III: Sustainable Management of Fisheries in the Caribbean
Bisessar Chakalall - The state of fisheries in the wider Caribbean region
Senior Fisheries Offcier, FAO Sub-Regional Office for the Caribbean, Barbados
Franklin McDonald - The marine environment in the Caribbean region
UNEP Caribbean Environment Programme and UWI Institute for Sustainable Development, Jamaica
Hugh Saul - Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism
Director General, Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism
Jójann Sigurjónsson - Resource management of fisheries in Iceland and Icelandic development cooperation
Director General, Marine Research Institute, Iceland
Tumi Tómasson - Perspectives for the development of the UNU Fisheries Training Programme for the Caribbean
Director UNU FTP, Iceland
Session IV: Conclusions and Recommendations
Conclusions and Recommendations document
Session A: Energy for Sustainable Development in the Caribbean
Erouscilla P. Joseph - Geothermal energy potential in the Caribbean
Research Assistant, Seismic Research Unit, University of the West Indies, Trinidad and Tobago
Guðmundur Þóroddsson - Experience in geothermal power development
Reykjavik Energy Invest
James Husbands - Energy for sustainable development in Barbados
CEO, Solar Dynamics Limited, Barbados
Jose Antonio Rodriguez - Geothermal development in Central America
Executive Director, LaGeo S.A., El Salvador
Lárus Elíasson - Solutions in the renewable energy sector: geothermal and small to medium-size hydro energy projects
CEO Enex, Iceland
Lúdvik S. Georgsson - Overview of the Geothermal Training Programmes offered at the United Nations University
Deputy Director, UNU Geothermal Training Programme, National Energy Authority, Iceland
Mark Lambrides - The Eastern Caribbean Geothermal Energy Project (Geo-Caraibes)
Department for Sustainable Development, Organization of American States (OAS), Washington, D.C.
Session B: Effective and Sustainable Management of Fisheries Resources in the Caribbean: Potential for Regional and International Cooperation
Geir Oddsson - Overview on Icelandic development cooperation in the fisheries sector
Icelandic International Development Agency (ICEIDA)
Gylfi Geirsson - The Icelandic Vessel Monitoring System
Icelandic Coastguard
Kieran Kelleher - PROFISH: The World Bank Global Program on Fisheries
Senior Fisheries Specialist, Agriculture and Rural Development Department
Kolbeinn Gunnarsson - Remote monitoring of vessels for fisheries management and enforcement purposes
Trackwell Ltd., Iceland
Thorsteinn Ingi Viglundsson - Increasing quality through rapid chilling: Mode slurry ice systems
Mode Slurry Ice Systems
Closing Session
Hon. Christopher Sinckler
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and International Business, Barbados
Hon. Ingibjörg Sólrún Gísladóttir
Minister of Foreign Affairs and External Trade of Iceland
Mr. SHA Zukang
Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations
© United Nations, Division for Sustainable Development, UN-DESA | Contact | Terms of use | Site map

Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in /srv/www/html/sustainabledevelopment.un.org/root/content.php on line 582