November 2016 (Volume 1, Issue 3)
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A newsletter on Small Island Developing States, prepared by United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs with inputs from members of the Inter-Agency Consultative Group (IACG) on SIDS.
First annual Global Multi-stakeholder SIDS Partnership Dialogue held during GA-71
Habitat III: A High Level Event on Urban resilience and Sustainable urban development in Small Island Developing States
United Nations Conference to Support the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14: Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development
16 Caribbean SIDS endorsed 10-year Action Programme on the marine environment (by CLME+)
Developing Partnerships for the SDGs - Asia & Pacific (Register & Join online discussion)
Joint ECLAC-GIZ project identifies unique aspects of renewable energy in select countries (by ECLAC)
FAO Meeting to focus on food and nutrition challenges (by FAO)
Building island resilience in Hawaii and globally (by GLISPA)
The Voluntary Technical Assistance Trust Fund to Support the Participation of Least Developed Countries (LDCs) and Small Island Developing States (SIDS) in the Work of the Human Rights Council: An effective, dynamic and results-oriented mechanism dedicated to LDCs and SIDS (by OHCHR)
SIDS Meets the Bretton Woods Institutions (IMF and World Bank) (by UN-OHRLLS)
Small island leaders call for action on plastic pollution (by UN-OHRLLS)
Pacific Year for the Ocean 2017 - My Ocean Matters Logo & Campaign Toolkit Launch (by PIDF)
3-day training workshop on “Building Sustainable Development Roadmaps in SIDS” 14 - 16 November, Oranjestad, Aruba (by UNDP)
Effective Disaster Preparedness in Seychelles: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Deutsche Post DHL Group join forces to optimize airport logistics for disaster preparedness (by UNDP Mauritius and Seychelles)
Global Coral Reef Monitoring Network (GCRMN) Pacific Workshop, 12 to 14 October, Honolulu, USA (by UNEP)
Small Islands, Big Ambitions for Better Land, Water and Biodiversity Management - GEF IWEco begins (UNEP CEP Jamaica)
WIPO GREEN-Connecting green technology seekers with solutions (by WIPO)
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