Energy, climate change adaptation, and issues related to the economies of countries in the region, are among the key areas of focus for the newly established Caribbean chapter of the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN).

The Caribbean SDSN was formally launched at the University of the West Indies’ (UWI) Mona Campus in St. Andrew, on Wednesday (May 7,) where it will be headquartered.

In this regard, the UWI will act as the regional hub and will coordinate the activities of a network of governments, universities, research centres, civil society groups, and businesses, focused on identifying and promoting solutions for sustainable development issues affecting the Caribbean’s Small Island Developing States (SIDS).

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