UN Capital Development Fund (UNCDF)
Ms. Nicola Crosta
Head of Knowledge, Policy and Advocacy
Nicola.crosta@uncdf.org

Ms. Simona Santoro
Knowledge, Policy and Advocacy Officer
simona.santoro@uncdf.org
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27 (b)
Taking into full account their national development priorities and individual country circumstances and legislation, we call for support for the efforts of small island developing States to take the following actions:
Enhancing the enabling environment at the national and regional levels to attract more public and private investment in building and maintaining appropriate infrastructure, including ports, roads, transportation, electricity and power generation and information and communications technology infrastructure, and also enhancing the development impact of the private sector and the financial services industry;


UNCTAD provides advisory services to promote sustainable freight activities.
27 (d)
Taking into full account their national development priorities and individual country circumstances and legislation, we call for support for the efforts of small island developing States to take the following actions:
Supporting national, regional and international initiatives that develop and increase the capacity and development impact of the financial services industry in small island developing States;
UN Women: working with UNDP on financial literacy through the Market for Change program
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We reaffirm the importance of engaging a broad range of stakeholders at the global, regional, subregional, national and local levels, including national, subnational and local governments and the scientific community,private businesses and civil society, and also including youth and persons with disabilities, and also reaffirm that gender equality and the effective participation of women and indigenous peoples are important for effective action on all aspects of climate change.
77 (i)
To give women equal rights with men to economic resources, including access to, ownership of and control over land and other forms of property, credit, inheritance, natural resources and appropriate new technologies.
UNIDO : Inclusive and Sustainable Industrial Development (ISID).
106 (c)
In this regard, we reaffirm our commitment to support the efforts of small island developing States:
To implement, with the provision of appropriate financial resources, in line with existing international commitments within the framework of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, climate change adaptation and mitigation projects;
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Better Than Cash Alliance (BTCA)
BTCA is funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Citi, Ford Foundation, Ma...
Local Climate Adaptive Living Facility (LoCAL)
UNCDF partners with the EU, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, GEF and SIDA, Solomon Isl...
Microlead
UNCDF, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Mastercard Foundation, and LIFT ...
Pacific Financial Inclusion Programme (PFIF)
United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF), United Nations Development Prog...
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