Development and humanitarian challenges for small island developing states
Bern, Bernerhof, Leuchtersaal, Bundesgasse 3 23 Jun 2014 Diplomacy
2014 is the UN International Year of Small Island Developing States. On 1-4 September, Samoa will host the Third UN Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS). Humanitarian issues, disaster recovery, and trade challenges feature prominently in international discussions on small island states. The Samoa Conference will also address small island states issues in the Post-2015 Development Agenda.