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  • 1 - 4 Sep 2014 - SIDS Conference
  • 28 - 31 Aug 2014 - Pre-Conference activities
Calendar of activities in Samoa (28 August - 4 September 2014)
This page shows all the activities - Plenary meetings, Multi-stakeholder Partnership Dialogues, Side events (on-site) and Parallel events (off-site) - that take place inside and outside the official Conference center, during the official Conference (1-4 September) and those taking place before (28 - 30 August, Pre-conference activities).
Thursday, 28 Aug

(Pre-Conference activities)

8:30 am - 6:00 pm
To’oa Salamasina Hall, Sogi
Pre-Conference Activity
Workshop on Ocean Acidification (Day 1)
New Zealand and United States, supported by the Secretariat of the South-Pacific Regional Environmental Programme (SPREP)
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Pacific Jewel cruise ship
Parallel Event
The Future We Want…Voices of Pacific Youth
Samoa National Youth Council
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
TATTE Convention centre
Parallel Event
Applying the 5W 1H to Youth and Alcohol
Samoa National Youth Council
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
TATTE Convention centre
Parallel Event
5:00 pm - 7:15 pm
Golf Course
Pre-Conference Activity
Friday, 29 Aug

(Pre-Conference activities)

8:30 am - 8:30 pm
Golf Course
Pre-Conference Activity
Workshop on Ocean Acidification (Day 2)
New Zealand and United States, supported by the Secretariat of the South-Pacific Regional Environmental Programme (SPREP)
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Pacific Jewel cruise ship
Parallel Event
SIDS CONNECTIVITY
ITU, PACIFIC COUNTRIES
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Tooa Salamasina Hall
Parallel Event
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tooa Salamasina Hall
Parallel Event
Large Marine protected areas
SPREP and Waitt Foundation
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
SPREP Campus Vailima
Parallel Event
Saturday, 30 Aug

(Pre-Conference activities)

Private Sector Forum
Pre-Conference Activity
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tui Atua Tupua Tamasese Conference Centre
Pre-Conference Activity
Renewable Energy Forum
Pre-Conference Activity
8:00 am - 5:45 pm
To'oa Salamasina Hall, Ministry of Women, Community, and Social Development
Pre-Conference Activity
9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Matafaa village field trip
Parallel Event
10:00 am - 11:20 am
MNRE Conference room 1-3, TATTE Building Level 3
Parallel Event
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
MNRE Conference room 1-3, TATTE Building Level 3.
Parallel Event
Climate-Resilient Islands Partnership
Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC); Indian Ocean Commission (IOC), and the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP); Commonwealth Secretariat
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
SPREP Campus Vailima
Parallel Event
Sunday, 31 Aug

(Pre-Conference activities)

Private Sector Forum
Pre-Conference Activity
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Tui Atua Tupua Tamasese Conference Centre
Pre-Conference Activity
Monday, 1 Sep 2014
8:30 am - 1:00 pm
Aggie Grey’s Beachfront, Vaisigano, Apia, Samoa (opposite the Protestant Church)
Parallel Event
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Golf course Fale 1
Parallel Event
Shifting Paradigm, The Village of Sa'anapu, Samoa
Cecile Bonnifait, director Atelier Workshop - Co Investigator for pilot project: Managing risk for considerate and adapted architecture Sa’anapu, Samoa
9:30 am - 10:30 am
National Museum
Parallel Event
9:30 am - 10:30 am
USP CAMPUS Lodge Fale
Parallel Event
Plenary meeting
Offical meeting
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Faleata Sports Complex
Plenary meeting
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CR 2
Side Event
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CM 5
Side Event
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CM 4
Side Event
Blue Growth/Blue Economy Initiative: Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture in SIDS
Food & Agriculture Organization, Government of The Netherlands and Government of Indonesia as Co-Organizers
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CR 3
Side Event
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Field Trip
Parallel Event
Sustainable Anti-Corruption Reform
UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
CM 5
Side Event
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
CR 3
Side Event
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
CM 4
Side Event
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
CR 2
Side Event
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Partnerships Hall
Side Event
Launch of photovoltaic array
New Zealand, GoS
1:30 pm - 2:25 pm
Parallel Event
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
CR 1
Side Event
Forum on Advancing Statistical Development in SIDS in the Post-2015 Era
PARIS21-OECD in collaboration with Samoa Bureau of Statistics, SPC
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
CM 4
Side Event
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
SPREP Campus Vailima
Parallel Event
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
CM 5
Side Event
Choiseul Integrated Climate Change Programme (CHICCHAP)
Dr Melchior Mataki, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Climate Change, Disaster Management and Meteorology (MECDM)
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
CR 3
Side Event
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Partnership Hall
Partnership Dialogue
Plenary meeting
Offical meeting
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Faleata Sports Complex
Plenary meeting
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
CR 2
Side Event
Managing Cyclones, from Cuba to Samoa
Steve Menzies, World Meteorological Organisation
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
SPREP Campus Vailima
Parallel Event
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
CM 4
Side Event
CEREMONY FOR THE OPENING OF THE SIDS DOCK STATUTE FOR SIGNATURE
CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY [CARICOM] CLIMATE CHANGE CENTRE (CCCCC) & SECRETARIAT OF THE PACIFIC REGIONAL ENVIRONMENT PROGRAMME (SPREP)
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
CR 3
Side Event
Inclusive and Sustainable solutions for youth employment in SIDS
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
CM 5
Side Event
Linking SIDS and SE4All: From Barbados to Samoa, and Beyond
UN Secretary-General's Special Representative and CEO, Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All)
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
CR 2
Side Event
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
CR 1
Side Event
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
CR 2
Side Event
WIN: Promoting Local knowledge in the SIDS
WIN World Network of Indigenous and Local Community Land and Sea Managers
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
CR 3
Side Event
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Sea Mercy Ship
Parallel Event
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
CM 5
Side Event
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
CM 4
Side Event
Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014
UK Gender consultations
British High Commission and EU
8:00 am - 10:00 am
EU Office Villa Tanoa
Parallel Event
9:00 am - 10:30 am
CR 1
Side Event
9:00 am - 10:30 am
CM 5
Side Event
Indigenous Approaches to Disaster Risk Reduction
Pacific Research and Policy Centre (PRPC): Massey University, NZ
9:00 am - 10:30 am
USP Campus Rm C1
Parallel Event
More than cocoa and coconuts: investing in rural people developing agriculture
International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
9:00 am - 10:30 am
CM 4
Side Event
9:00 am - 10:30 am
CR 3
Side Event
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Development Bank of Samoa Conference Room
Parallel Event
Designing Climate Readiness for SIDS
The Republic of Mauritius
9:00 am - 10:30 am
CR 2
Side Event
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Partnership Hall
Partnership Dialogue
Plenary meeting
Offical meeting
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Faleata Sports Complex
Plenary meeting
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CR 2
Side Event
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CM 5
Side Event
Stronger Partnership through Volunteerism in SIDS
United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Golf Course Fale  No. 1
Parallel Event
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CR 3
Side Event
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CM 4
Side Event
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CR 1
Side Event
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
SPREP Campus Vailima
Parallel Event
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
CR 3
Side Event
High Level Panel on SIDS’s Pathways to Inclusive Green Economy and Poverty Reduction
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Co-hosts: UNESCAP, PIDF and SPREP
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
CR 2
Side Event
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
CM 4
Side Event
Disability inclusive development as a tool for sustainability
NOLA (Disability organisation of Samoa) and Pacific partners
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Parallel Event
An integrated solid waste management system for Samoa: Exploring PPP
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Samoa & International Finance Corporation
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
CM 5
Side Event
Regional Pacific Health Development
Counties Manukau Health Board/Samoa NHS
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Golf course Fale 2
Parallel Event
Agricultural Research for Sustainable Development in Small Island Countries
School of Agriculture and Food Technology and Institute for Research, Extension and Training in Agriculture, University of the South Pacific
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
USP Campus
Parallel Event
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Partnerships Hall
Side Event
Joint High-level Side Event on Resilience in SIDS
UNDESA and the Commonwealth Secretariat
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
CR 1
Side Event
Bridging the Broadband Barriers of SIDS
International Telecommunication Union
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
CR 1
Side Event
Plenary meeting
Offical meeting
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Faleata Sports Complex
Plenary meeting
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Partnership Hall
Partnership Dialogue
Island Bright Spot Exchange: Success is built upon initiatives that work - bright spots
Palau on behalf of the Global Island Partnership (GLISPA)
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
CM 4
Side Event
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
CR 2
Side Event
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
CR 3
Side Event
The Last Straw - Preventing our Oceans from becoming Dumps
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
CM 5
Side Event
Biogas demonstration
British High Commission
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
STA Cultural village Apia
Parallel Event
SIDS DOCK-UNIDO SE4ALL PARTNERSHIP
UNITED NATIONS INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION (UNIDO) & CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY [CARICOM] CLIMATE CHANGE CENTRE (CCCCC)
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
CM 4
Side Event
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
CR 1
Side Event
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
CR 3
Side Event
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
CR 2
Side Event
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
SPREP Campus Vailima
Parallel Event
Integrating Women Entrepreneurs in Small Island Developing States into the Global Economy
International Trade Centre (ITC) and Government of Samoa (MFAT – Trade)
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
CM 5
Side Event
Island voices – A Maldivian Perspective
Ministry of Environment and Energy, Republic of Maldives
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
CM 5
Side Event
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
CM 4
Side Event
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
CR 3
Side Event
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
CR 2
Side Event
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
CR 1
Side Event
Wednesday, 3 Sep 2014
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Tanoa Hotel
Parallel Event
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tanumapua Plantation
Parallel Event
9:00 am - 11:30 am
SPREP Campus Vailima
Parallel Event
Local rules, global aid: legal preparedness for disasters
International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
9:00 am - 10:30 am
CM 4
Side Event
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Development Bank of Samoa Conference Room
Parallel Event
Migration partnerships for sustainable development in SIDS
International Organization for Migration
9:00 am - 10:30 am
CR 2
Side Event
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Golf Course Fale 1
Parallel Event
One Island Two Nations, One Insular Environment: Haiti and Dominican Republic
Delio Rincon Ozuna. On behalf of Dominican Republic
9:00 am - 10:30 am
CR 1
Side Event
CLIMATE CHANGE: BUILDING RESILIENCE
Permanent Mission of the Republic of Kiribati to the UN
9:00 am - 10:30 am
CR 3
Side Event
9:00 am - 10:30 am
CM 5
Side Event
Plenary meeting
Offical meeting
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Faleata Sports Complex
Plenary meeting
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Partnership Hall
Partnership Dialogue
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CM 5
Side Event
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
USP Campus Rm C2
Parallel Event
Towards a new dialogue for the better conservation and management of islands and their surrounding ocean areas
Ocean Policy Research Foundation (OPRF) and Australian National Centre for Ocean Resources and Security at the University of Wollongong (ANCORS)
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CM 4
Side Event
Documentary Vital Harbors PACC
Infrastructure Cook Islands, Government of the Cook Islands
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CR 1
Side Event
Sustainable development, labour markets and labour migration in the Pacific
International Labour Organization; The World Bank
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CR 3
Side Event
Culture and Development - Heritage and Creativity in SIDS
Pacific Heritage Hub (PHH) at University of the South Pacific (USP))
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CR 2
Side Event
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
CR 1
Side Event
1:00 pm - 2:45 pm
SPREP Campus Vailima
Parallel Event
Future energy for Small Island Developing States
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
CM 4
Side Event
SIDS Beyond National Jurisdiction
Global Ocean Commission
Co-organizers: The Pew Charitable Trusts
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Golf Course Fale 1
Parallel Event
Improved Food Security, Nutrition and Livelihoods: Addressing Climate Change and Natural Resources Threats in SIDS
Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO)
Co-Organizers: International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Government of Italy
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
CM 5
Side Event
Cash Crops, SIDS and sustainable development
Government of the Union of Comoros
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
CR 3
Side Event
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Partnership Hall
Partnership Dialogue
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
CR 1
Side Event
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
CR 2
Side Event
Plenary meeting
Offical meeting
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Faleata Sports Complex
Plenary meeting
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
CM 5
Side Event
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
CR 3
Side Event
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
CM 4
Side Event
Tina River Hydro: Power Through Partnership
Paul Roughan, Strategic Advisor, Ministry of Mines and Energy, SI Government
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
CR 1
Side Event
Establishment and launch of the SIDS Sustainable Energy Partnership
Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
CM 4
Side Event
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
CR 2
Side Event
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
CR 3
Side Event
Pacific SIDS partnership delivered through the Framework on Nature Conservation and Protected Area in the Pacific region 2014-2020
Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP); Pacific Islands Roundtable for Nature Conservation
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
SPREP Campus Vailima
Parallel Event
THE VULNERABILITY OF CARIBBEAN SMALL ISLAND DEVELOPING STATES REVISITED: IT’S ALL ABOUT SIZE
ECONOMIC COMMISSION FOR LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN (ECLAC)
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
CR 3
Side Event
Do-it-yourself partnerships in agriculture and development, the Pacific way
Kingdom of Tonga, Ministry of Agriculture Food, Forestry and Fisheries
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
CR 1
Side Event
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
CM 4
Side Event
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
CR 2
Side Event
Thursday, 4 Sep 2014
OCEAN RESOURCES AND CLIMATE RESILIENCE
PERMANENT MISSION OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF DOMINICA TO THE UNITED NATIONS & CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY [CARICOM] CLIMATE CHANGE CENTRE (CCCCC)
9:00 am - 10:30 am
CR 1
Side Event
9:00 am - 10:30 am
CR 3
Side Event
Education and Research for Sustainable Development
National University of Samoa, Centre for Samoan Studies
9:00 am - 10:30 am
CM 4
Side Event
Organic Islands - Role and Potential of Organic Agriculture for sustainable development
IFOAM - International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements
9:00 am - 10:30 am
CR 2
Side Event
9:00 am - 10:30 am
CM 5
Side Event
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Partnership Hall
Partnership Dialogue
Plenary meeting
Offical meeting
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Faleata Sports Complex
Plenary meeting
ICT for Sustainable Development
Pacific Centre for Environment and Sustainable Development (PACE-SD), The University of the South Pacific, Laucala Campus
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CR 1
Side Event
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CR 2
Side Event
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CM 4
Side Event
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CR 3
Side Event
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
CM 5
Side Event
Plenary meeting
Offical meeting
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Faleata Sports Complex
Plenary meeting
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