Achieving SDG 14: Scaling-up Successful Approaches to Sustainable Fisheries Development and Management in the Caribbean SIDS Region through cooperation and partnerships
Thursday, 8 June 2017
5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
Conference Room A, UNHQ

Side Event


Permanent Mission of Belize/ CARICOM

The Governments of Belize, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Norway, Iceland through the the United Nations University – Fisheries Training Programme, the Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism and the Caribbean Community Secretariat are pleased to present a unique cross-regional partnership that has contributed to strengthening governance and management of fisheries and aquaculture, combating IUU fishing, improving trade capacity and knowledge base for planning and decision-making, and building human and institutional capacity for conservation, management and trade and development. The side event will feature presentations from government, civil society, and academia and will provide best practices from the Caribbean region, highlight critical gaps and needs, and announce partnerships.