Centre for Resource Management and Environmental Studies

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Full title

Centre for Resource Management and Environmental Studies

Description

The Centre for Resource Management and Environmental Studies (CERMES) promotes and facilitates sustainable development in the Caribbean and beyond. CERMES has a strong focus on tropical island environmental management and its mission is to make a significant contribution to sustainable development in the Caribbean region. It is a department within the Faculty of Science and Technology on the University of the West Indies (Cave Hill Campus) in Barbados. The mission of CERMES is to make a significant contribution to sustainable development in the Caribbean region by: Providing graduate students with advanced training in policies, mechanisms and techniques for sustainable use and management of natural resources; Conducting research that is relevant to natural resource and environmental management Providing guidance, consultancy and professional services to regional governments, NGOs and the private sector on environmental matters; Taking the lead in hosting and coordinating regional environmental initiatives and projects; Heightening public awareness on matters of environmental importance through outreach activities; Building capacity of private-sector and government decision-makers through short courses and training workshops

Point of contact
Julian Walcott
Administrative contact
Jennifer Hurley
Technical contact
Julian Walcott

Address

Centre for Resource Management and Environmental Studies Cave Hill St. Michael Barbados

Website

http://www.cavehill.uwi.edu/cermes/home.aspx

Endorsed by

Participant Node Managers Committee