The aim of the summit is to bring together the island states of the Caribbean, including the French Departments in the Americas. These territories are particularly vulnerable to climate change and sea level rise, which place their sustainable development at serious risk. There are historic and socio economic factors that have led to increasing greenhouse gas concentrations. Caribbean small island developing states are among the most highly exposed to the risks of climate change.
‘The Caribbean contributes a mere 0.3 percent of global greenhouse gas emissions, it bears the brunt of impacts related to climate change. The populations of territories in the region are already forced to adapt to the consequences on their daily lives, change their behaviours and rethink their traditions to deal with it”, according to the Conference journal.
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Dr. Hull praised Dr. Harris for demonstrating a deep and broad understanding of the complexities of the fiscal challenges facing St.Kitts-Nevis and declared that the future of the federation is in good hands with Team UNITY .
“He was passionate in his presentation. He has clearly benefited from his longevity of service and it shows in his presentation. His ability to confront head-on the questions raised from the floor was, in each instance, smack on the money,” said Hull on Dr. Harris
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“Residents moving through Basseterre during the lunch hour, on September 03, were treated to impromptu performances by several local acts transforming Fort Street into a cultural arena.”
“This was the most significant learning experience and it caught my attention,” she stressed, citing the need for persons in that office to be unbiased and trustworthy. “The training is a positive step forward that will maintain a position of fairness and firmly ensure that the Force’s IAD operates with a level of integrity that is second to none.”
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Some Velvet Monkeys of St. Kitts have a taste for alcohol stemming from the rum making business of long ago, now they are studied along with the propensity for alcoholism in humans. Also like humans, there are the teetotalers who are satisfied with a soft drink. Is it fair to distinguish these as wild life or we the wild life. They seem quite civilized to me