In 2014 at the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States, leaders agreed the SIDS Accelerated Modalities of Action (S.A.M.O.A.) Pathway, which recognizes the critical need for these vulnerable countries to increase their resilience to disast
Participants at the Blue Economy Summit adopted the Abu Dhabi Declaration, which describes the blue economy as a tool to promote, inter alia, sustainable development, poverty eradication and climate change mitigation in small island developing States (SIDS) and coastal
We are pleased to share a new issue of IOM’s Environmental Migration Newsletter focused on Small Islands States (SIDS), Migration and Climate Change celebrating the launch of the SIDS Samoa Conference and in preparation of the forthcoming UN SG Climate Summit.
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.
Threatened by rising seas, some of the world’s small island developing states (SIDS) are demanding that the U.N.’s new set of Sustainable Development Goals place a high priority on the protection of oceans and marine resources.
Ethiopia, May 14, CMC – More than 300 delegates from Small Island Developing States (SIDS) are gathering here ahead of a three-day international conference aimed at building resilience for food and nutrition security.
UN Member States adopted the Draft Outcome of the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS), titled 'SIDS Accelerated Modalities of Action [S.A.M.O.A.] Pathway,' concluding the work of the Preparatory Committee.