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SIDS Action Platform
The SIDS Action Platform has been developed to support the follow up to the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS Conference), including through a partnerships platform, a partnerships framework, and a UN Implementation Matrix. [Click to view]
Multi-stakeholder Partnership Dialogue
Information
  • When: Tue, 2 September 2014, 3 - 6 PM
  • Where: Savaii Partnerships Hall, Apia, Samoa
  • Participation: Open for all accredited participants to the SIDS Conference
Partnership interventions
Stakeholders wishing to participate in the interactive dialogue of the multi-stakeholder Partnership Dialogue in Samoa are requested to register its SIDS specific partnership, following the outlined criteria, in the SIDS 2014 Partnerships Platform.

All attending participants are encouraged to coordinate with the SIDS Conference Secretariat (click for contact form) ahead of time so relevant information can be showcased at the session, if an intervention on launching/reviewing a partnership is expected.
Partnerships Platform
  • The Partnerships Platform has 78 registered partnerships in the area of Social development in SIDS, Health and NCDs, youth and women.
  • All Partnerships in this area
Social development in SIDS, Health and NCDs, youth and women

OBJECTIVE

The session will focus on "Social development in SIDS, Health and NCDs, youth and women" and its interrelated and complementary issues as to bring out the economic, social and environmental dimensions of sustainable development, as well as cross-cutting issues, such as the enabling factors of financing, capacity building, technology transfer, technical cooperation and institutional development.

The session will be grouped in three sub-clusters:
  1. Social development in SIDS
  2. Health and NCDs
  3. Youth and Women

GUIDING QUESTIONS FOR THE SUB-CLUSTERS

The interactive discussion in the subclusters will be guided respectively by the following questions:

  • Social development in SIDS: What types of partnerships are most effective in enhancing social protection and inclusion, improving well being, and guaranteeing opportunities for the most vulnerable and disadvantaged?
  • Health and NCDs: What types of partnerships are most effective in supporting national actions of SIDS in addressing communicable and non-communicable diseases?
  • Youth and Women: What types of partnerships are most effective in promoting gender equality and women’s empowerment and the full realization of human rights for women and girls? What types of partnerships are most effective in promoting education and employment for youth and girls with a focus on the most vulnerable?

More information in the Concept Note.
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