Caribbean

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The Caribbean is a region that consists of the Caribbean Sea, its islands (some surrounded by the Caribbean Sea and some bordering both the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean), and the surrounding coasts. The region is southeast of the Gulf of Mexico and the North American mainland, east of Central America, and north of South America. - Wikipedia


Headlines

Climate Change and Tourism in the Caribbean - CEPAL (PDF)
http://caribjournal.com/2015/07/03/trinidad-and-tobago-to-host-major-sustainable-tourism-conference
http://parkscaribbean.net/iucn-launches-web-portal-to-showcase-inspiring-protected-area-solutions
11 Things Caribbean Islands Need To Do
Caribbean governments now insured against excess rainfall
Regional protected areas network established in the Caribbean

Index

Anguilla
Antigua and Barbuda
Aruba
Bahamas
Barbados
Bermuda
Bonaire
British Virgin Islands
Cayman Islands
Cuba
Curaçao
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Grenada
Guadeloupe
Haiti
Jamaica
Martinique
Montserrat
Puerto Rico
Saba
Saint Eustatius
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Lucia
Saint Martin
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Sint Maarten
Trinidad and Tobago
Turks and Caicos Islands
United States Virgin Islands

Flickr

https://www.flickr.com/photos/caribbeanconservation

Twitter

@ctotourism
@CaribeSurOrg
@CaribJournal
@IRFinDC
@TourismTT
@Caribbean_LCC
@AandBEnviron
@CARICOMClimate
@STINAPABonaire
@lia_nicholson
@EAGAntigua
@nparsan

YouTube

CTO tourism

Wikipedia

Caribbean
Caribbean cuisine
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Morgan

Parks

http://parkscaribbean.net


Saint Lucia

friendsofunescostlucia
Castries

Saint Vincent

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Vincent_%28island%29
http://discoversvg.com

Trinidad and Tobago

Port of Spain is the capital of the republic of Trinidad and Tobago
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Port_of_Spain
http://www.mphe.gov.tt/index.php
Turtle Watching Permits
http://www.gotrinidadandtobago.com - https://www.facebook.com/islandsoftrinidadandtobago - @TourismTT
http://www.abhishekbehl.net/2014/10/26/welcome-paradise-tobago-island
http://www.trinidadexpress.com
@nparsan

Virgin Islands

http://www.usvitourism.vi
http://www.flickr.com/groups/virgin_islands
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Road_Town

Tropical Storm Sean

Elsewhere

http://caribbeanlcc.org - @Caribbean_LCC - https://www.facebook.com/pages/Caribbean-Landscape-Conservation-Cooperative/222151877909510
Association of Caribbean States
2nd Meeting of Ministers of Tourism of the Greater Caribbean (TMM-2)
Lonely Planet - Eastern Caribbean
IRF - Impacts of Tourism on Coastal Degredation
Caribbean Environment Programme
Caribbean Net News
World Tourism Organization fires environment consultant
Wider Caribbean Sea Turtle Conservation Network (WIDECAST)
http://caribbeanlcc.org/
http://www.canari.org/
http://www.caribbeanclimate.bz/
http://www.caribbeantravel.com/
http://www.cep.unep.org/
http://www.dloc.com
Environmental Support Services
Protected Areas Management in the Caribbean: Core Themes for Education, Awareness, and Communication Programmes (PDF)
http://www.caribesur.org - @CaribeSurOrg
http://www.sociedadastronomia.com


Blogs

https://lianicholson.wordpress.com - @lia_nicholson

Parks Caribbean


Caribbean Tourism Organization

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), with headquarters in Barbados and offices in New York and London, is the Caribbean’s tourism development agency comprising membership of over 30 countries and territories including Dutch, English, French and Spanish, as well as a myriad of private sector allied members.
http://www.onecaribbean.org
@ctotourism
https://www.youtube.com/user/CTOtourism


Recent Events

November 26-28, 2014
Sub-Regional Meeting on the Caribbean Action Plan for World Heritage 2014-2019. Havana, Cuba.

December 8, 2014
Sixth Meeting of the Scientific and Technical Advisory Committee (STAC6) to the Protocol Concerning Specially Protected Areas and Wildlife (SPAW). Cartagena, Colombia.

December 9, 2014
Eighth Meeting of the Contracting Parties (COP8) to the Protocol Concerning Specially Protected Areas and Wildlife (SPAW). Cartagena, Colombia.

April 2013 Caribbean Conference on Sustainable Tourism Development

Hangouts

October 2014 Caribbean Parks and Tourism Hangout

On Thursday October 16 we are holding a lively conversation about parks and tourism in the Caribbean. Invited guests are regional experts and we will be taking your questions.

Talking points — Status of parks and tourism in the Caribbean. What are locals doing? What should travelers know? Upcoming events? What are the achievements of the sustainable tourism programme of the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO)?

Guests
Lloyd Gardner, WCPA Caribbean Vice Chair
Davina Layne, Caribbean Tourism Organization

Blog
https://ronmader.wordpress.com/2014/10/15/caribhangout

FYI
The #SouthernCaribbean eco-región comprises Venezuela, Columbia, Panamá, Aruba, Curazao, Bonaire, Trinidad & Tobago and Grenada


Hang out with us October 16. Caribbean Parks and Tourism Hangout