Environment

Small Countries Punching Above Their Weight: The New Initiative for an Agreement on Climate Change, Trade and Sustainability (ACCTS)
The World Is Drowning in Rubbish
Kate O’Neill argues that only global action will solve the crisis in recycling now that China has stopped importing scrap
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Small Island Developing States, on the Front Lines of Climate and Economic Shocks, need Greater International Assistance
Small Island Developing States, on the Front Lines of Climate and Economic Shocks, need Greater International Assistance
More durable partnerships between island nations and wealthier countries can help achieve the SAMOA Pathway UN Press Release   Progress
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Sids Accelerated Modalities of Action (S.A.M.O.A.) Pathway
Sids Accelerated Modalities of Action (S.A.M.O.A.) Pathway
Small Island Developing States Accelerated Modalities of Action (SAMOA Pathway) Preamble 1. We, the Heads of State and Government and
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UNGA to Conduct a High-level Review of the SAMOA Pathway in 2019
UNGA to Conduct a High-level Review of the SAMOA Pathway in 2019
The Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States was held from 1-4 September 2014 in Apia, Samoa. The Conference
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Small Island Developing States
Small Island Developing States
The Barbados Programme of Action (BPOA) adopted in 1994, further complemented by The Mauritius Strategy of Implementation (MSI) of 2005
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Climate Action Summit 2019
Summit delivers major step up in national ambition and private sector action on pathway to key 2020 climate deadline As
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To Boost Climate Ambition, We Need to Close the “Production Gap”
To Boost Climate Ambition, We Need to Close the “Production Gap”
SDG HUB Leaders from governments, business and civil society from across the world are gathered in New York, US, today
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Water and Sanitation for All: Letting Data Lead the Way
GILBERT F. HOUNGBO The sixth Sustainable Development Goal (SDG 6) aims to ensure the availability and sustainable management of water
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CITES Parties Revise Trade Rules for Dozens of Threatened Wildlife Species
CITES Parties Revise Trade Rules for Dozens of Threatened Wildlife Species
Lynn Wagner, Ph.D. The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) Strategic Plan 2011-2020 lays out 20 Aichi Biodiversity Targets, which were
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CITES Parties Revise Trade Rules for Dozens of Threatened Wildlife Species
CITES Parties Revise Trade Rules for Dozens of Threatened Wildlife Species
Lynn Wagner, Ph.D. In remarks to the 18th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (CoP18) to the Convention on
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