University of the West Indies, Csve Hill Campus
Focal point
Carol-Anne Blenman
E-mail: carolanneblenman@gmail.com
Documents & Reports

Partnerships & Commitments
The below is a listing of all partnership initiatives and voluntary commitments where University of the West Indies, Csve Hill Campus is listed as a partner or lead entity in the Partnerships for SDGs online platform
Learning from the Sharp End of Environmental Uncertainty in SIDS

The partnership was initiated at an international conference on the theme of Learning from the Sharp End of Environmental Uncertainty in Small Island States at the University of Bristol in July 2014. The objective of this partnership is to support a wider global process of learning from the sharp end experience of SIDS in dealing with environmental uncertainty and climate change through developing a wide and inclusive network of post-secondary and tertiary education institutions, specialists, and international organisations.

Partners
Organisations with lead contact individual in brackets: University of Bristol Education in Small States Research Group (Professor Michael Crossley and Terra Sprague) University of Bristol Cabot Institute (Professor Rich Pancost, Director) University of Bristol Graduate School of Education (Dr Angeline Barrett) University of Bristol Research Centre for International and Comparative Studies (Pr...[more]
Action Network
Sustainable Development Goals
Online higher degree in Sustainable Development and inter-university research programme on SIDS issues

The UCSIS, with the support of UNDESA and the Government of Spain developed an online Master of Science course on Sustainable Development which will be launched in 2014. The degree is targeted for students from UCSIS member universities and is supported by an IT platform developed for the universities under the project. Building on this success, the UCSIS will design a joint research programme to develop solutions to key development issues affecting Small Island States. The programme will involve universities within the UCSIS and the Caribbean Sustainable Development Solutions Network. Small I...[more]

Partners
The University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, The University of Malta, The University of Mauritius, The University of Seychelles, The University of The South Pacific, The University of The Virgin Islands, and The University of The West Indies. Some University members of the Caribbean Sustainable Development Solutions Network (to be identified and confirmed)
Action Network
Sustainable Development Goals
The Caribbean Risk Management Initiative

CRMI aims to provide a platform for sharing the experiences and lessons learned between different sectors, languages and cultural groups across the Caribbean in order to facilitate improved disaster risk reduction.The program's expected overall impacts are: •Greater awareness among Caribbean actors in climate risk management of the diverse sources of expertise in their region.•More systematic collaboration among institutions from various Caribbean countries on climate risk management activities.•Identification of and dissemination of best practices in the Caribbean which can potentially ...[more]

Partners
Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), the Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC), the University of the West Indies (UWI) and the Association of Caribbean States (ACS).  Sponsored by UNDP's Bureau of Crisis Prevention and Recovery (BCPR), the Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean (RBLAC)
Action Network
Sustainable Development Goals
University Consortium of Small Island States (UCSIS)

The mission of the University Consortium of Small Island States is to enhance graduate education institutions in Small Island States by facilitating the development of the capacity needed to implement the Barbados Programme of Action.Our Objectives:Improved information flow among members on courses offered, facilities, student needs and relevant documents.Cooperative curriculum development, research, indigenous knowledge management and outreach in the key areas of sustainable development of SIDS by supporting resilience building for sustainable development.Research findings and reference mater...[more]

Partners
Partners:University of Malta; University of Mauritius; University of the South Pacific; University of the Virgin Islands; University of the West Indies. Sponsors: Government of Spain
Action Network
Sustainable Development Goals
United Nations