Sustainable Economic Development - UN SIDS Conference Forum Series

30 July 12:00pm - 1:00pm
St Andrews on the Terrace, Conference Room, 30 The Terrace
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The facilitator of this event, the first in the series hosted by UNANZ, is: Dr Evangeline Singh. Dr Singh is a Senior Research Analyst at the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment. Prior to joining MBIE she worked at Auckland University of Technology. She also graduated with a PhD from AUT. She is originally from Fiji. Evangeline has also conducted research on agriculture and tourism development in the South Pacific. She has a keen interest on issues relating to the sustainability and development of the Pacific region.

 

Soup and pizza will be served from 12 noon for a gold coin koha.

An rsvp to rhalliday@paradise.net.nz would be appreciated. 

 

These seminars are in preparation for the upcoming UN Summit on Small Island Developing States (SIDs) being held in Apia, Samoa 1- 4 September. They will be in the form of a roundtable discussion covering the agenda of the summit. Each week will be facilitated by a highly qualified person with expertise in the area under discussion. Some of the facilitators, and the NGOs they represent, will be attending the Summit.

 

The other presentations in this series are:

Social Development in SIDS, Health and Non-Communicable Diseases, Youth and Women - 12 noon Wednesday 6 August

Water and Sanitation, Food Security and Waste Management - 12 noon Wednesday 13 August

Sustainable Energy - 12 noon Wednesday 20 August

Climate Change and Risk Management - 12 noon Wednesday 27 August

. Social Development in SIDS, Health and Non-Communicable Diseases, Youth and             Women; Wednesday 6 August From 12 noon

3. Water and Sanitation, Food Security and Waste Management: Wednesday 13            August From 12 noon

4. Sustainable Energy; - Wednesday 20 August From 12 noon   

5. Climate Change and Risk Management  Wednesday 27 August From 12 noon ;