The Caribbean Natural Resources Institute (CANARI) is working with the Government of Grenada to execute a National Ecosystem Assessment of the tri-island state of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique. This project is part of a global initiative on Supporting decision making and building capacity to support the Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) through national ecosystem assessments.
Funding is through the Government of Germany, Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety, International Climate Initiative (IKI) with global project oversight by the UN Environment World Conservation Monitoring Centre. Grenada is the first Caribbean country and Small Island Developing State (SID) to be participating in this global initiative and will serve as an important pilot for the Caribbean region.
Key outputs of the 4-year project are as follows:
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You can contact project manager, Dr Natalie Boodram, at [email protected] for more information.