Water and Sanitation, Food Security and Waste Management - UN SIDS Conference Forum Series

13 August 12:00pm - 1:00pm
St Andrews on the Terrace, Conference Room, 30 The Terrace
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This, the third in this series hosted by the Wellington branch of UNANZ, is presented by: Dr Betsan Martin. Dr Martin led the establishment of RCE Waikato. RCE’s are a global network of centres accredited by the United Nations University for Education for sustainability through collaboration. Betsan’s involvement with the Pacific region includes a rain water harvesting project in Samoa, a Churchill Fellowship research on water governance in five Pacific countries, and interest in the climate agenda for the region.

 

Soup and pizzas 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.