Promoting action to build resilient and sustainable island communities

Fostering Partnerships on Oceans

Date: 15 February 2017
Location: Oceans Conference Preparatory Conference, UNHQ, New York 
Strategic Priority: Building resilient and sustainable island communities

Fostering partnerships for implementation of SDG14

President of the General Assembly tweet from GLISPA side event

As part of the Oceans Conference Preparatory meeting (15-16 Feb, UNHQ, NY) the Global Island Partnership convened a panel discussion on fostering partnerships highlighted experiences of members and friends of the Global Island Partnership from 10 years of working together toward a common goal, and how those experiences contribute to forging impactful partnerships to support implementation of the Sustainable Development Goal on Oceans (SDG14).

GLISPA also held a Members Meeting to share the partnership goals and priorities to 2020 including the SDG14 Oceans Conference as well as allow members to share their goals and priorities to 2020 related to island resilience, oceans and SDGs.

The full Event Summary is available here.