Category: <span>News</span>

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Enhancing Caribbean Civil Society’s Access and Readiness for Climate Finance

This regional dialogue, to be hosted online, will bring together key stakeholders in the Caribbean – including national designated authorities, accredited entities, funders, technical agencies and CSOs – and international partners to discuss and explore options for accessing climate finance with a focus on civil society’s role and capacity, expanding multi-stakeholder engagement in climate decision-making,...

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UNEP and ICRI – Grants of up to 80,000 USD will be awarded to successful applicants.

What are the priority areas that projects should address? Projects must focus on the sustainable management of coral reefs and/or related coastal ecosystems such as mangroves and seagrasses. Projects should be innovative and with the potential for replication in other settings. Within their concept notes, projects should prioritize climate change resilience, adaptation, ecosystem restoration and...

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INTERESTED IN JOINING THE COALITION FOR THE CONSERVATION OF SHARKS AND RAYS IN THE CARIBBEAN?

“The Caribbean Shark Coalition (CSC) is a collection of member experts from NGOs, local communities, intergovernmental organizations and governments, academia, and policy institutes working together to advance the study and conservation of sharks and rays found in the waters of the Greater Caribbean” La Coalición Caribeña del Tiburones (CSC) es una alianza de miembros expertos...

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Webinars on land-based jobs for youth

Three webinars will focus on building the necessary capacity to help young people in Africa, Asia and Latin America to venture into land-related entrepreneurial initiatives. The fourth, a global webinar, to be held during International Youth Day on 12 August 2021, will bring young people who started their journey under this initiative to meet and...

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Aligned with CLME+ C-SAP – ISER coral reef restoration project in Puerto Rico

The Institute for Socio-Ecological Research (ISER) is a research and education non-profit organization based in Lajas, Puerto Rico. ISER works directly with local communities to help conserve and advocate for responsible stewardship of our ecosystems. ISER utilizes a collaborative approach to develop and manage projects with other public and private entities. Along with our community...

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“Conciliar lo que hacemos” – Cooperativa de pescadores respalda al Programa Océanos gestionado por la gente

La Cooperativa de Pescadores Bahía de San Lorenzo, ubicada en el municipio de Sánchez, Provincia Samaná, está formada por pescadores que se dedicaban exclusivamente a esta labor y a la venta de camarones. Actualmente han diversificado sus labores, alternando con la actividad turística y otros servicios comunitarios. En la exploración de las estrategias y acciones...

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FoProBiM’s focus on C-SAP components

“Throughout FoProBiM’s over 20 years of existence it has been, and remains, the only Haitian operated and Haiti-based NGO dedicated to the protection and management of Haiti’s coastal and marine ecosystems and adjacent watersheds. In its ongoing efforts to monitor and protect the environment, and biodiversity in particular, FoProBiM works with watershed and coastal area...

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IDARD respalda el programa CLME+C-SAP

El Instituto de Derecho Ambiental de la República Dominicana (IDARD) promueve el cumplimiento de la legislación ambiental, educación ambiental y buenas prácticas ambientales a través de programas permanentes de capacitación, asesoría ambiental, monitoreo, reintroducción de especies en peligro de extinción, y la implementación de los programas internacionales: Bandera Azul, Eco Escuelas y Llave Verde. El...

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Asociación comunitaria y empresa local respaldan y contribuyen al Programa “Océanos gestionados por la gente”

La  Parada La Manzana  es una empresa familiar y local que nació con la finalidad de organizar, fomentar y ofrecer actividades turísticas sostenibles en la zona de Arroyo Zurdido, en el Limón de Samaná y tiene como principal atracción turística el Monumento Natural Salto el Limón.  A la vez como parte las comunidades cercanas al...