|Energy Policymaking for
Sustainable Development in the Caribbean
was aimed at
assisting decision-makers in the Caribbean countries to formulate and evaluate their
energy policies in achieving sustainable development targets. Foreseen activities include
the finalisation of a specialised guide, the development of case studies in Jamaica and
Dominican Republic, and the presentation of training workshops.
UCCEE contributed technical assistance through staff
participation and co-financing of activities through funding provided by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).
This project stems from the broader regional
project "Energy and Sustainable Development" developed by the Latin American Energy Organisation (OLADE), the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ)
and the Economic Commission for Latin America and the
The focus of the regional project on the
Caribbean was part of the Caribbean Energy Action Programme (CEAP), promoted by OLADE and
supported by the Association of Caribbean States (ACS),
the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and the Caribbean
Energy Information System (CEIS).