The Maui Information
Chana Makale’a Dudoit Ane has been named an “ambassador” by Island Innovation, a world social enterprise group, Maui County introduced.
Island Innovation Ambassadors are a community of islanders from throughout the globe, now together with Maui County, in response to a information launch final week. The members empower islands by speaking and growing inventive options to shared challenges.
Ane is the resilience officer in Maui County’s newly fashioned Workplace of Local weather Motion, Sustainability and Resilience.
“Island Innovation seeks to attach numerous stakeholders from island communities, no matter measurement, political standing or location,” Ane mentioned within the information launch. “Islands usually face comparable challenges to 1 one other however are compelled to sort out them individually on account of boundaries created by distance, language and tradition.”
Island communities represented in this system embody Oland in Sweden, Fiji, Jamaica and Tierra del Fuego in Chile.
The ambassadors will collaborate to create a Digital Island Summit from September 6-12. Greater than 10,000 individuals are anticipated to take part as representatives of personal sector firms, governments, nongovernmental organizations, universities and utilities.
For extra data, go to www.islandinnovation.com.
To be taught extra in regards to the Mayor’s Workplace of Local weather Motion, Sustainability and Resilience, go to www.mauicounty.gov/142/Workplace-of-Local weather-ActionSustainabilityRe.