Public Debate on Climate Change and Small States: A race against time?

9 May, 13:30 hours (CEST)
MUZA, Auberge de’Italie, Merchant Street, Valletta VLT2000, Malta

The modern Commonwealth came into being 70 years ago with the London Declaration, signed on 26 April, 1949. Across the Commonwealth, organisations are celebrating the 70th Anniversary with a series of events, conferences, competitions and workshops throughout the next year.

In commemorating this anniversary, the Commonwealth Small States Centre of Excellence in Malta organised a debate titled: Effects of Climate Change on Small States: Race against time?

See Agenda

Opening remarks from Carmelo Abela, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion

Opening remarks from Stuart Gill OBE, British High Commissioner to Malta

Professor Prajapati Trivedi, Senior Director, Commonwealth Secretariat

Professor Simone Borg, Malta’s Ambassador on Climate Action

Nick Bridge, Special Representative for Climate Change for the United Kingdom

Ellison Edroy Greenslade, High Commissioner of the Commonwealth of The
Bahamas to the United Kingdom