Port of Spain, November 08, 2017 – Climate change and disaster management practitioners and policy makers and civil society groups in St. Kitts and Nevis participated in a national consultation from October 2-4, 2017 to develop a National Climate Change Adaptation Strategy to address the impacts of climate change and build resilience.

The Caribbean Natural Resources Institute (CANARI) co-facilitated the national consultation with the Department of Environment, Minister of Agriculture, Marine Resources, Cooperatives, Environment and Human Settlements in St. Kitts and Nevis.  The aim of the consultation was to gain input from government, civil society and the private sector on their needs, priorities and relevant adaptation actions for key sectors to inform a National Climate Change Adaptation Strategy. See here for full media release.