The Caribbean Community (CARICOM), with support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), will hold the CARICOM-UN High-level Pledging Conference: Building a more Climate-Resilient Community” from 20-21 November at UN Headquarters in New York to mobilise support for Caribbean countries devastated by Hurricanes Irma and Maria.
This initiative is aimed at rebuilding the devastated countries as the first climate-resilient countries in the world and helping the wider CARICOM Region improve its resilience. International Development Partners, partner countries, NGOs, prominent personalities, private sector entities and Foundations will be joining. Heads of Government from the Caribbean and beyond, Secretaries-General of CARICOM and the United Nations as well as the President of the UN General Assembly will also participate.
For more information about speakers, agenda and registration visit: http://resilientcaribbean.caricom.org/Website Address: http://resilientcaribbean.caricom.org/