Promoting action to build resilient and sustainable island communities

5th Annual Global Island Partnership Steering Committee Meeting

Date: 18-20 February 2014
Location: Washington, D.C.

Description: “2014 is the year for islands,” stated H.E. Ronny Jumeau, Ambassador for Climate Change and Small Island Developing State Issues, Republic of Seychelles and Chair of the GLISPA Steering Committee at the opening of meeting. The Steering Committee put in place a strategy that will move forward key priorities for island conservation and sustainable livelihoods through inspiring leadership, catalyzing commitments and facilitating collaboration.