CLIMATE CHANGE EDUCATION FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND ADAPTATION IN SIDS

Expert Meeting on Climate Change Education for Sustainable Development and Adaptation in Small Island Developing States

The Expert Meeting on Climate Change Education for Sustainable Development and Adaptation in Small Island Developing States was organized by UNESCO and took place in Nassau, the Bahamas from 21-23 September 2011.

79 experts from 29 countries, primarily from Small Island Developing States (SIDS), representing a multi-disciplinary and diverse group of stakeholders, discussed and reflected upon the challenges that climate change poses to education systems in SIDS, and the role that education can play in adaptation to climate change.

The participants adopted 20 recommendations on Climate Change Education for Sustainable Development in Small Island Developing States, which they addressed to UNESCO, its Member States, educators and other stakeholders.

Report & Recommendations