Bridging the Implementation Gap for Rio+20 Workshop


3 July 2014
UN Headquarters, New York
Organized by UN-DESA and GEF-UNEP ESD RCC

UNDESA is organizing this workshop and side event with financial support from the Netherlands to facilitate exchange of experience and lessons learned on green growth and economy 2-3 July 2014 along side the preparatory meetings of the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, New York


Welcome & Introductions

  • Progress Brief
  • Regional

National: Antigua & Barbuda, Belize, Grenada, St. Lucia

  • Work Plan and Budget Revisions
  • Work Plan Alterations
  • Anticipated Budget Impact
  • Effect on Objectives and Targets

Country Replacement Update

Withdrawal of Trinidad & Tobago

Introduction of St. Vincent & the Grenadines

Proposed Project Design for St. Vincent & the Grenadines

Gap Analysis

Training Programme for EE

  • Regional Activities and Schedule
  • National Activities and Schedule
  • e-QUEST Webinar Objectives and Schedule

Communication Strategy

Proposed Next Steps

Conclusions and Adjournment