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  1. Article on the Smart Island World Congress - linking to tools, good practices and initiatives for resilient island management

    Dear all, Interesting summary of the recent Smart Island World Congress providing links to various tools, practices, initiatives and solutions for resilient island management. http://news.trust.org/item/20180426133053-n30uf/ Christophe Responsibility for the information and views set out in this...
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  2. SIDS - A Blue Urban Agenda: Adapting to Climate Change in the Coastal Cities of Caribbean and Pacific Small Island Developing States

    Dear all, Those following the Ocean conference currently taking place in New York and of great relevance to our Small Island Developing States (SIDS) partners, you might also be interested by this publication from the Inter-America Development Bank : A Blue Urban Agenda: Adapting to Climate Change...
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  3. Vanuatu and the Pacific: From the Pam disaster to rehabilitation and sustainable development

    The 9th edition of European Development Days 2015 (EDD2015) will take place from 3-4th June at Tour & Taxi, Brussels. This panel addresses the impact of cyclone Pam which hit the Pacific in March 2015, with winds gusting to around 300 km per hour and seas surging onto the islands, specifically...
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  4. New Making It - UNIDO's quarterly magazine

    As a follow-up to the United Nations Third International Conference on Small Islands Developing States, held in Samoa in September 2014, this issue of Making It takes a look at the SIDS' potential to pursue sustainable economic development by raising productivity. Find below the link for the...
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  5. COURSERA: Pathways to climate change adaptation: the case of Small Island Developing States

    I would like to let you know that an interesting course is scheduled for the end of January at Coursera: Pathways to climate change adaptation: the case of Small Island Developing States. This online training is provided (free of charge) by the University of Geneve, and will last 5 weeks. It may be...
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  6. Caribbean's Largest Small Island Developing State Charts New Pathway to a Sustainable Future

    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.M.O.A. Pathway) -...
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  7. UN Conference on SIDS Generates More than US $1.9 Billion in Partnerships Tackling Such Issues as Climate Change, Environmental Protection and Access to Energy

    Apia, 4 September - Nearly 300 partnerships between governments, businesses and civil society organizations from all over the world have been registered to support small island developing states bringing the total value of these commitments to over USD $1.9 billion, the United Nations announced...
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