Pacific

Bill | 15 Jul 2013
12 July 2013: The Pacific Regional Preparatory Meeting for the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS) adopted the Nadi Draft Outcome Document, which will represent the Pacific region's contribution to the Inter-regional Preparatory Meeting for the 2014 Conference. The meeting, held in Nadi, Fiji, from 10-12 July 2013, was the second of three regional meetings in preparation for the Conference, which will take place in Apia, Samoa, in September 2014....
Bill | 12 Jul 2013
Highlights for Thursday, 11 July 2013 While Member States met in closed sessions on Thursday morning, ambassadors Robert Aisi, Papua New Guinea, Sofia Borges, Timor-Leste, and Marlene Moses, Nauru, briefed others on progress made in Wednesday afternoon’s closed deliberations, which they said had dealt primarily with climate change. Shun-ichi Murata, UNESCAP, chaired the open discussion and circulated a table of priorities from the regional synthesis report on national assessments. The...
Bill | 12 Jul 2013
Highlights for Wednesday, 10 July 2013 The Pacific Regional Preparatory Meeting for the 2014 Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS) opened Wednesday, 10 July 2013 in Nadi, Fiji. This is the second of three regional meetings in July, which will provide the regional inputs for the Conference, which will take place in Apia, Samoa from 1-4 September 2014. The meeting will consider: the SIDS sustainable development agenda from a Pacific perspective, as well as...
Bill | 10 Jul 2013
5 July 2013: The Pacific Climate Change Roundtable (PCCR) brought together over 100 participants and focused on building resilience to climate change through collaboration. The Roundtable was one of a series of Pacific regional meetings for disaster risk management and climate change. The PCCR, which convened from 3-5 July 2013, in Nadi, Fiji, aimed to strengthen coordination of regional organizations to support regional climate change priorities. Roundtable sessions addressed: increased...
Bill | 17 Mayo 2013
Sixty-seventh session Agenda item 20 (b) Follow-up to and implementation of the Mauritius Strategy for the Further Implementation of the Programme of Action for the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States Draft decision submitted by the President of the General Assembly Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States The General Assembly, Recalling its resolution 67/207 of 21 December 2012 in which it welcomed the offer of the Government of the...