Bonn, Germany, 6 to 17 November 2017 #IslandResilience
Led by the Presidents of Palau and Seychelles, Prime Minister of Grenada and Premier of the British Virgin Islands, the Global Island Partnership will work together with its members, friends and supporters to showcase island leaders and their solutions united in strong partnerships at the forefront of the movement in building island resilience. Objectives include:
- Demonstrate the leadership of islands in building resilience including in adaptation, nature based solutions, preparedness for extreme events, early warning systems, women’s empowerment, partnerships and mobilizing and leveraging resources to support action
- Launch and mobilise new initiatives and commitments for island resilience and accelerate implementation of existing island commitments by highlighting their progress
- Continue to build a movement of people willing to take action to build island resilience including engaging new members in GLISPA.
- Strengthen ability of GLISPA Community (Members and Friends) to know what each other are doing and to work together on increase impact of GLISPA and each individual member.