Bridgetown, Barbados, 9 May 2014 - Barbados, a Caribbean island at the cutting edge of the fight against climate change, will host this year's World Environment Day (WED) global celebrations on 5 June 2014, according to a joint announcement made t
They might not make global headlines, but for low-lying Pacific islands king tides are an ever-increasing threat. As sea levels rise, the highest tides can have catastrophic effects, particularly when combined with storm conditions.
Havana, 17 September 2014 - From combatting desertification and drought, to disaster preparedness, and the better management of natural resources and protected areas, Cuba is well on its way to implementing the Small Island Developing States Accelerated Modalities of Action (S.A.
The GCCA+ flagship initiative approved new funding worth €30 million for climate programmes in Cambodia, Niger, Mali, the Seychelles, Rwanda, and Pacific islands highlighting Europe’s support for countries most vulnerable to climate change.
This paper reviews recent and on-going EU experience in the design and implementation of budget support programmes benefiting EU partner countries that are vulnerable to climate change, particularly though the Global Climate Change Alliance (GCCA) initiative.