Co-creating sustainable and inclusive solutions for social adaptation to climate challenges in the (Dutch) Caribbean - CLME+ HUB

    Co-creating sustainable and inclusive solutions for social adaptation to climate challenges in the (Dutch) Caribbean

Brief Description:
This project is aimed to combine technical, traditional, and contemporary knowledge practices to co-create sustainable and inclusive strategies for social adaptation to these climatic challenges. A trans-Atlantic academic platform will be developed fostering research-based education on climate challenges for the six islands. Moreover, a regional expertise center on climate challenges, where the Dutch Caribbean researchers can find employ. It is also looking for strengthening of the knowledge system and the embedding of scientific research in the Caribbean part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.

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Lead Organization : University of Amsterdam
Donor: Dutch Minister of Education, Culture and Science
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Geographic Scope: Multicountry (regional)
Project Status: Ongoing
   Last Update: 29/03/2021

Start Date: 2021-02-01
End Date: 2025-02-01
Project Profile Manager: Francio Guadeloupe
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Partners: Island(er)s at the Helm, Leiden University, University of St. Martin, University of Cura莽ao, University of Aruba, Caribbean Netherlands Science Institute
Grant (USD): $3,730,300.00
Total co-financing (USD): $0.00
(Co) financing not originating from GEF:
Participating Country(s):
 Aruba  Bonaire  Cura莽ao  Saba  Saint Maarten  Sint Eustatius
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