Advancing Progress on Summit Outcomes, Phase II of the CCI.
The CCI Secretariat held a joint meeting with Carbon War Room and Pew Charitable Trusts to follow up on the commitments made in the Summit Communiqué. This two-day meeting took place alongside the Caribbean Renewable Energy held in Aruba in October 2013. CCI Government participants at the meeting developed an initial roadmap for renewal energy transition and discussed shark/ray conservation in the Caribbean. Funding provided by The Moore Foundation, Virgin Unite and Pew.
|Reignite the positive spirit and commitment of the CCI Summit at Necker Island||
Attendees included:12 CCI Governments representatives including 5 Ministers, the CCI Secretariat, Carbon War Room representatives including its President Mr. Jose Maria Figueres, representatives from Pew Environment Group, Dr. Rashid Sumalia from the University of British Columbia and representatives from HOMER Energy, the Worldwatch Institute and TNO Caribbean office.
|Define a process for working together to achieve (i) the renewable energy commitment in the Necker Communiqué; and (ii) the marine conservation commitments in the Leaders Declaration (“20 by 20” Goal) and the Necker Communiqué (i.e. shark and ray protection).||
The CCI countries identified the following actions they hope to see emerge from working together with CWR:
The CCI countries supported additional conservation efforts and discussed the possibility of establishing a shark and ray sanctuary with members of Pew Environment Group.
|Establish a roadmap including deliverables and timetables, to effectively achieve progress on the commitments mentioned above||
Road map for shark and ray conservation:
Road map for Renewable Energy transition: