Promoting action to build resilient and sustainable island communities

UN High Level Political Forum, New York

Date: 9-18 July 2019
Location: UN Headquarters, NYC
Host: UN
Strategic Priority: The theme will be "Empowering people and ensuring inclusiveness and equality". 

GLISPA will hold three events/meetings in NYC during the UN High Level Political Forum:

  • GLISPA members meeting - Tuesday, 16 July 2019, 1-2pm EST, Seychelles Mission, 800 Second Avenue, Suite 400C, New York, N.Y. 10017. Phone: (212) 972-1785.
  • Fishing for Resilience Working Group Consultation. This will be an invitation only event.
  • Fragile Ecosystem Coalition side meeting for those islands and mountains that want to engage with a new coalition that will be launched within the next year between the Mountain Partnership and GLISPA: the Fragile Ecosystem Coalition. This will be an invitation only event

Note: we were not successful in our application for a formal side event with UNDP GEF Small Grants Programme on monitoring SDG implementation and partnerships

If you would like to attend either of these or have more information please contact Jenny Hawes (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)