and Sustainable Development Unit ESDU is facilitating preparations
of stakeholders for a Caribbean Youth Dialogue on Sustainable
began with a one-day workshop on Tuesday October 19th 2004 at
the OECS Secretariat.
involved various youth development agencies and affiliates,
such as the Red Cross Society, the Ministry of Environment,
the Ministry of Education, and St. Lucia's National Commission
for the United Nations Education Scientific and Cultural Organisation
(UNESCO) and the Caribbean Youth Environment Network (CYEN).
Youth Dialogue on Sustainable Development will be held in St.
Lucia from October 25th to 27th 2004.
the OECS Secretariat are collaborating to organize and support
the regional Youth dialogue.
will foster a common approach at the regional level that creates
awareness among Caribbean youth on the Small Island Developing
States Programme of Action, as well as facilitate preparations
by Caribbean Youth for a major International Youth convention
in Mauritius from January 7th -12th 2005.
of the inter-regional Youth Visioning for Island Living event
in Mauritius is to help ensure that young people are fully involved
in the review of the Small Island Developing States Programme
Peter Murray OECS ESDU
Kendol Morgan Senior Communications Officer OECS Secretariat
O'Keiffe Comm.Officer OECS Secretariat
October 2004 http://www.stlucia.gov.lc/pr2004/october/oecs_secretariat_facilitates_plans_