Talking about integrated approaches and mainstreaming - A study from UNEP on benefits of Blue economy that will be of interest to SIDS, insular territories, bigger islands with case studies from Madagascar and Seychelles amongst others.
Uganda’s rural communities working to tackle climate change often struggle to access finance. Around 80% of the population work in agriculture, and can lack the necessary collateral and paperwork for conventional bank loans, or the technology to embrace mobile banking and microfinance.
Representatives of African Small Island Developing States (SIDS) have convened in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on 8th April 2015 for a two-day workshop to develop a collaborative framework to provide African SIDS with support to address the urgent challenges posed by climate change and
At the Pacific Climate Change Roundtable (PCCR), held in Samoa 12-14 May 2015, 190 climate change practitioners mainly from the Pacific region and also from the international arena, met to review the delivery of the Pacific Islands Framework for Action (PIFACC) over the period 2006 – 2015.