SIDS

12 April 2022

The crippling cost of debt financing for many developing countries has hamstrung their recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, forced cutbacks in development spending, and constrained their ability to respond to further shocks, according to a new report launched by the United Nations today.  

04 April 2022

General Assembly resolution 76/203 established a representative high-level panel of experts co-chaired by two eminent persons, one of whom shall be from a small island developing State.

This decision was in response to the Secretary General’s recommendation that the United Nations system develop a multidimensional vulnerability index for Small Island Developing States (SIDS).

01 April 2022

All countries are vulnerable in one form or another.

24 November 2021

Wednesday, 24 November 2021 8:00 am – 10:00 am (New York Time)

 

INTRODUCTION

22 November 2021

Monday, 22 November 2021 4:00pm – 6:00pm (New York Time)
 

INTRODUCTION

12 August 2021

NEW YORK, 28 July 2021 – Reforms to both financing instruments and debt mechanisms for SIDS are necessary to adapt to the growing threat of climate change and encourage sustainable development.  

08 April 2021

8 April 2021, 4:00-5:30pm (New York) / 9 April 2020, 8:00-9:30am (Suva)

Online Briefing Session organized by Pacific Islands Forum, UN Department of Peacebuilding and Policital Affairs and UN Office of the High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States

 

OBJECTIVES

08 April 2021

Hard-won progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in LDCs, LLDCs and SIDS is being eroded slowly but significantly.

31 March 2021

NEW YORK/ABU DHABI- 30 & 31 March 2021 - The SIDS Global Business Network (GBN) Forum, an initiative of the United Nations Office of the High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States (UN-OHRLLS), took p