Caribbean Division

Over the past year, the DSD has focused on assisting Caribbean States in anticipating and/or mitigating real or potential threats to their social, economic and environmental security such as: natural hazards; energy price shocks: food scarcity, land degradation, chemical contamination, loss of biodiversity and water scarcity.

Our Initiatives
Sites of Interest

► Towards an Effective Sustainable Development Program for the Caribbean. | | Background Note

► Applications open for the Nippon Foundation of Japan Fellowship Programme on ocean affairs and the law of the sea. More...

► DSD publishes special Issue of its Policy Brief on Environmental Sustainability (Français | Português) and Energy Security (Français | Português) for the Fifth Summit of the Americas.

► The DSD/OAS, with the support of the World Bank, launched the Caribbean Emergency Legislation Project (CELP), and held the project’s First Steering Committee Meeting. Press release | . More...


July 14-17, 2009. Bayahibe, Dominican Republic. Sixth Council Meeting. IABIN. More...

July 2009. Grenada. Multi-Sector stakeholder consultation on the prospective National Energy Policy