Promoting action to build resilient and sustainable island communities

GLISPA QUARTERLY | Newsletter Issue 2 – JAN 2019

THE QUARTERLY

Welcome to the Global Island Partnership Quarterly - Issue 2! Our Newsletter shares the collective action of our Partnership and the progress of our Members & Friends as we work together to build ISLAND RESILIENCE. 

Membership applications for 2019 are now open: both, the private and public sector is invited to join our movement — led by islands, for all islands: www.glispa.org/participate. 

Did you know…...GLISPA QUARTERLY — Issue 1 was listed among Top 5 Useful Newsletters for Islands to follow?

UNDP COE for SIDS = UNDP Centre of Excellence (COE) for Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States (SIDS) on Aruba helps policymakers in sustainable development. 
Follow COE on TWITTER & learn why they have joined GLISPA as a Member!

 

GLISPA @Convention on Biodiversity 14th Conference of the Parties...
SHARM EL SHEIK, Egypt — In November 2018, the GLOBAL ISLAND PARTNERSHIP (GLISPA) participated at the biennial Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD COP 14)

GLISPA Grows: Welcome to our Newest Members...We’ve now grown to 42 members, 47 friends, 8 Advisors, and 2 Supporters!

COMING SOON...


26-28 April 2019: GLISPA works with EarthX, Island Resilience Partnership, Gridmarket and PVBLIC Foundation on Island Resilience Forum (IRF). Save the date: April 27 @EarthX, the world's largest environmental expo…

TBC April 2019: GLISPA COUNCIL MEETING 2.0 - to minimise carbon footprint, we go digital…

 

14 Dec 2019: H.E. Ronny Jumeau, Seychelles Amb. and Perm. Rep. to the UN meeting with Francesco La Camera, Dir. Gen. for Sust. Dev., Energy and Climate, Italian Min. of Env, Land & Sea

 

The GLOBAL ISLAND PARTNERSHIP 

GLISPA – is a global platform that promotes action to build resilient and sustainable island communities by inspiring leadership, catalysing commitments and facilitating collaboration for all islands. 

GLISPA is honored to count the Presidents of Palau, Marshall Islands and Seychelles as well as the Prime Minister of Grenada and Premier of the British Virgin Islands amongst our #ISLANDHEROES steering the partnership to build resilience. Learn more about our Partnership in our new brochure here

 

WHY NEWSLETTER, NOW?

With the growing international interest in our partnership, from both the private and public sector, we are launching this Newsletter in preparation for a new partnership format that will enable cross-sectoral entities, companies and organisations to join our efforts in building #ISLANDRESILIENCE.

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