CETA

Communication, Education, Training and Awareness is of great concern to the governments of the Wider Caribbean Region. Effective environmental management depends on a high level of public awareness and involvement, and on the availability of appropriate skills to respond to problems and issues in a timely and efficient manner.
CETA
Communication, Education, Training and Awareness (CETA) The need for enhanced communication, education, training and awareness on environmental issues has been highlighted by Governments of the Wider Caribbean Region. Effective environmental management depends on a high level of public awareness and involvement, and on the availability of appropriate skills to respond to problems and issues in a timely and efficient manner.
Communication & Outreach
The CETA subprogramme supports the AMEP, and SPAW subprogrammes for the design, maintenance and dissemination of the information they require or generate, through the existing tools of the CEP or by developing new instruments such as databases, clearinghouses, forum, etc. It also promotes the CEP and manages the CEP website and other related sites.
Education
The CEP supports the implementation of the United Nations Decade of Education for Sustainable Development and promotes the improved understanding of the value and importance of marine and coastal resources through various educational activities.
Training
The CEP support the implementation of the Bali Strategic Plan (BSP) for Technology Support and Capacity-building, formally adopted the 23rd session of the Governing Council/Global Ministerial Environment Forum held in Nairobi, 21-25 February 2005, decision 23/1. Activities include Training of Trainers and other capacity building excersises.
Awareness