GRID Polar Division News

Many Small Voices workshop

The Polar Programme will host the first development meeting for the Many Small Voices Project, March 20-21 in Ottawa, Canada

The Polar Programme will host the first development meeting for the Many Small Voices Project

March 20-21, 2006
Ottawa, Canada

Participants will include representatives of the South Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP), the Caribbean Community Centre for Climate Change (CCCCC), the Inuit Circumpolar Conference (ICC), the Center for International Climate and Environmental Research – Oslo (CICERO), the Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI), UNEP's Global Programme of Action, and the Government of Canada.

The goal of the meeting is to design a project with strong input from partners. The main outputs will be a workshop agenda and a fundraising strategy.

"If we do not change our direction,
we are liable to end up where we are headed."
 - Chinese Proverb

Contacts:

John Crump (john.crump@grida.no)
Tiina Kurvits (tiina.kurvits@grida.no)
+1 613 943 8643


Wednesday 15 Mar 2006