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Caribbean Environment Journal Launch

For Release Upon Receipt - June 6, 2008

St. Augustine

The University of the West Indies (UWI) Pro Vice Chancellor and Campus Principal, Professor Clement Sankat will host the launch of the Caribbean Environment Journal at the Office of the Campus Principal on Wednesday 11th June, 2008 from 5:00 p.m. Caribbean Environmental Journal is a new magazine aimed at addressing environmental and sustainable development issues in the Caribbean region.

The main speakers at the launch will be Mr. Navin Chandarpal, Editor-in-Chief of Caribbean Environmental Journal and Dr. John Agard, Professor of Life Sciences in the UWI Faculty of Science and Agriculture. Professor Sankat will also deliver brief remarks at the launch.

Several members of diplomatic missions, non-governmental organisations and corporate citizens have been invited to attend. Entry is by invitation only.

For more information, visit the official Caribbean Environmental Journal website at or contact UWI Office of the Campus Principal at or (868) 662-3261 or 662-2002 Ext. 2183 or 662-0600 (Fax).