Conference Documents

Click on the links below to obtain background and conference documents for the following sessions:

Monday 7 May 2012

Opening Ceremony

Welcome and Introductory Remarks by Michelle Gyles-McDonnough, UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative

Feature Address by the Honourable Freundel Stuart, QC, MP, Prime Minister of Barbados

SIDS Energy Outlook

Presentation by Joseph Williams, Programme Manager, Energy, CARICOM Secretariat

Presentation by Solomone Fifita, Deputy Director (Energy), Secretariat of the Pacific Community

Session 1: Ensuring Affordable and Reliable Access to Modern Energy Services in SIDS by 2030

Presentation by Indra Haraksingh, Ph.d, President, Caribbean Solar Energy Society, Trinidad and Tobago

Lunch Event: Energy+ Presentation

Presentation by Hans Olav Ibrekk, Policy Director, International Energy and Climate Initative – Energy+, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Norway

Session 2: Doubling the Rate of Improvement in Energy Efficiency in SIDS by 2030

Presentation by David Barrett, Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica

Presentation by Roland Clarke, Ph.D, Clarke Energy Associates, Barbados

Session 3: Doubling the Share of Renewables in the Energy Mix in SIDS by 2030

Presentation by the Hon. Taito Faale Tumaalli Faamoetauloa, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment, Samoa

Presentation by Elliot F. Assimakapoulos, Global Sales Director, GE Digital Energy Grid Automation

Session 4: SIDS DOCK – The SIDS Sustainable Energy Partnership Mechanism

Presentation by Albert Binger, Ph.D, Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre

Tuesday, 8 May 2012

Session 5: Enabling Environment and Financing Sustainable Energy for All  in SIDS

Presentation by Hon. Nazim Burke, Minister of Finance, Planning, Economy, Energy and Cooperatives

Presentation by Vivien Foster, Sector Manager, Sustainable Energy Group, World Bank

Session 6: Taking SE4All Forward for SIDS

Sustainable Energy for All Country Profile Template

Sustainable Energy for All Country Action Process

Sustainable Energy for All Action Agenda

Presentation by Solomone Fifita, Deputy Director (Energy), Secretariat of the Pacific Community

Session 7: Presentation of Feasibility Studies on Renewable Energy for the Caribbean and its replicability for SIDS

Presentation by Werner Wendt, Pd.D,. CEO, Enprocon

Knowledge Fair

Presentation by SIDS on National Sustainable Energy Initiatives

Bahamas

Commonwealth of Dominica

Jamaica

Samoa

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Moderated Panel on Multi-national Private Sector Involvement in SIDS

Presentation by General Electric

Presentation by Toshiba Integrated Energy Technology

Presentation by CapGemini

Presentation by Aquaver

Presentation by The Hawaii Utility

 

Private Sector Presentations

Presentation by International Renewable Energy Agency

Presentation by Solar Dynamics Barbados

Presentation by the Organisation of American States

 

Rio+20 Informal Ministerial Meeting

Background on Rio+20 and Stocktaking Session on the Negotiations presented by Ms. H Elizabeth Thompson, Executive Coordinator for the UNCSD Rio+20 Conference

Towards the Development of a Green Economy Framework in the Caribbean, presented by Mr. Garfield Barnwell, Director, Sustainable Development, Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat