Achieving Sustainable Societies: Government Vs Private Sector Organizations.

Sir Richard Branson, Founder of Virgin Group and Usain Bolt meeting the Most Honourable Andrew Holness, Prime Minister of Jamaica on arrival at the launch of the Caribbean Climate-Smart Accelerator

It has been said that in order to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, there is a need for individuals, government and organizations to work hand in hand.

The Coalition of 26 Carribbean Nations and 40 Private Sector organisations  is a step in the right direction towards achieving sustainable societies by joining hands together to respond to growing threats posed by Climate change.

The group of countries, including Jamaica, St Lucia and Barbados, and Private Sector Organizations including the Clinton Foundation, Tesla and the Virgin Group, will work to develop sustainable societies which can respond to the growing threats posed by climate change.

$1 billion has already been pledged to kick start work on the project, called the Caribbean Climate Smart Accelerator.

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