What are the challenges and opportunities for Small Islands Developing States?

Over the weekend, I attended the Private Sector Forum which called on the provide sector to work with SIDS governments and partners committed to working with SIDS strengthen and form effective, innovative and concrete partnerships for the full implementation of SIDS sustainable development priorities. It got me thinking about the challenges that SIDS, especially those […]

U.N. Third Small Islands Developing States Conference comes to the Pacific!

After months of preparation and much anticipation, the Third International Conference on Small Islands Developing States (SIDS) has finally begun in Apia, Samoa. The conference, which is held once a decade, brings together island nations from across the world that share similar challenges of sustainable development. It is centred around the belief that sustainable development […]