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Participatory 3D Modelling in Tobago - key venues

Posted: Friday, 5 October 2012

The workshop on Participatory 3D Modelling and Participatory Video organised by CANARI and the UWI in Tobago with assistance provided by CTA and UNDP GEF-SGP will come to an end on October 11. The venue is the Blenheim Sheep Multiplication & Research Center (yellow placemarker). The presentation of the outputs by representatives of participating communities will take place on October 12 i ...

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Caribbean nationals eager to develop P3DM in their countries: "P3DM a unique, totally new experience"

Posted: Friday, 5 October 2012

1 October 2012, SCARBOROUGH - Trainers and facilitators took up tools on Monday to begin work on a participatory 3D model of Tobago. Base maps were prepared by a team from the Engineering Faculty of the University of the West Indies (UWI).  The base map must be precisely done, warns Kail Zingapan, a Participatory GIS expert from PAFID an NGO based in the Philippines, otherwise creat ...

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ICTs for Climate Change Adaptation: Introduction of innovative technologies in the Caribbean

Posted: Monday, 1 October 2012

27 September 2012, TOBAGO - Starting at the end of this week Tobago will host a very interesting event. Close to 200 residents of the island will come together in a two-week workshop to build a physical three-dimensional model of Tobago.  The process will contribute to formulating responses and develop action plans addressing the impacts of climate change and extreme climatic events ...

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Participatory 3D Modelling exercise kicks off with much gusto in Tobago

Posted: Sunday, 30 September 2012

30 September 2012, SCARBOROUGH - Sixth form students and their teachers from secondary schools across Tobago, members of civil society from Trinidad and Tobago and the Caribbean, along with representatives from the Tobago House of Assembly (THA), Caribbean Natural Resources Institute (CANARI), and the University of the West Indies (UWI) have been merging their skills to construct a 3 dimensional ( ...

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