Deputy Chief Sustainable Development Officer Dawn Pierre-Nathoniel says the private sector needs to be more involved in finding solutions to climate Change. She made the comment at a Climate Change Adaptation Conference.
The Climate Change Adaptation Conference by the Ministry of Sustainable Development sought to identify the best ways to engage the private sector in developing a national adaptation plan with solutions to climate change. The plan which is divided into three phases spans a 10 year period from 2018 – 2028. The first phase deals with the implementation of the more urgent measures over a three year period
As part of the process health, education, and tourism sectors were among the public sectors involved in the process. The Ministry of Sustainable Development is also working on a communication strategy to deal with climate change
The seminar took place at the Coco Palm Hotel