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Press Kit

Small Islands, Big Stakes: Facing Major Challenges, Island Nations Seek Stronger Support from the World Community
Small Islands Seek to Reverse Trade Losses; More Market Access, Information Technology, Renewable Energy and Sustainable Tourism Can Help
AIDS emerges as a major threat for small islands, especially in the Caribbean and the Pacific
Post-9/11 Security Needs Burden Small Island Resources
Climate Impacts Already Felt by Small Islands; Governments Seek Resources to Adapt

Backgrounder

From Barbados to Mauritius:The Programme of Action for Small Islands, Ten Years Later

Table

Small Island Developing States and Territories:Basic Indicators

Press Releases

16 December - Stories Address Grass-Roots Issues to Be Tackled at Mauritius Conference

13 December - The Mauritius Conference Will Gauge Solutions Such as Increased Market Access, Information Technology and Renewable Energy

8 December 2004 - Press conference on small islands meeting by Secretary-General’s high representative

2 December 2004 - SMALL ISLAND NATIONS SEEK STRONGER INTERNATIONAL SUPPORT AT UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE IN MAURITIUS

24 November 2004 - Mauritius Conference on Small Islands Aims to Boost Pacific Islands’ Lagging Performance

10 June 2004 - NEW DATES FOR THE MAURITIUS INTERNATIONAL MEETING: 10-14 JANUARY 2005

29 April 2004 - Press conference on Mauritius Meeting with Julian Hunte, President of General Assembly

30 April 2004 - Small Islands Claim Preferential Trade Status Ahead of Mauritius Conference

16 April 2004 - Press conference with the Secretary-General of the Mauritius International Meeting, Anwarul Chowdhury

14-16 April 2004 - Preparatory Meeting

30 January 2004 - Nassau Forum Adopts Declaration, Strategy Paper

27 January 2004 - Small Island Forum Opens in Nassau, Bahamas

19 January 2004 - Bahamas Meeting (26-30 Jan) to Develop Common Platform for Small Islands

 

Speeches

Mr. Anwarul K. Chowdhury, Storms-caused destruction highlights island vulnerabilities, 18 October 2004

Mr. Anwarul K. Chowdhury, Secretary-General of the Mauritius International Meeting, 14 April 2004

Mr. Anwarul K. Chowdhury
, Secretary-General of the Mauritius International Meeting, 20 April 2004

Ms. Diane M. Quarless
, The Barbados Programme of Action Ten Years After, The SIDS Agenda in Review, 27 June 2004

Mr. Jagdish Koonjul, Permanent Representative of Mauritius and Chairman of AOSIS at the Forum of Small States, Washington D.C., , October 3, 2004

Meeting Summaries (English / French)

Earth Negotiations Bulletin Summary 6

United Nations Summary 1 - (English) (French)

United Nations Summary 2 - (English) (French)

United Nations Summary 3 – (English) (French)

Earth Negotiations Bulletin Summary 1

Earth Negotiations Bulletin Summary 2

Earth Negotiations Bulletin Summary 3

Earth Negotiations Bulletin Summary 4

Earth Negotiations Bulletin Summary 5