United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR)
Mr. Steven Goldfinch
Programme Officer
UNISDR New York Liaison
+1 917 367 2230
goldfinch@un.org

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44 (a)
We call for support for the efforts of small island developing States:
To build resilience to the impacts of climate change and to improve their adaptive capacity through the design and implementation of climate change adaptation measures appropriate to their respective vulnerabilities and economic, environmental and social situations;
UNCTAD technical assistance strengthens SIDS capacity to build resilience of maritime ports and airports to climate change effects.

UNEP: Massive Open Online Course (MOOC): Pathways to climate change adaptation: the case of Small Island Developing States
44 (c)
We call for support for the efforts of small island developing States:
To raise awareness and communicate climate change risks, including through public dialogue with local communities, to increase human and environmental resilience to the longer-term impacts of climate change;
52 (a)
In consideration of the special case of small island developing States and their unique and particular vulnerabilities, we are committed to supporting their efforts:
To gain access to technical assistance and financing for early warning systems, disaster risk reduction and post-disaster response and recovery, risk assessment and data, land use and planning, observation equipment, disaster preparedness and recovery education programmes, including under the Global Framework for Climate Services, and disaster risk management;
UNEP: Technical assistance to SIDS on incorporating ecoDRR in the national disaster risk deduction framework.
52 (b)
In consideration of the special case of small island developing States and their unique and particular vulnerabilities, we are committed to supporting their efforts:
To promote cooperation and investment in disaster risk management in the public and private sectors;
52 (c)
In consideration of the special case of small island developing States and their unique and particular vulnerabilities, we are committed to supporting their efforts:
To strengthen and support contingency planning and provisions for disaster preparedness and response, emergency relief and population evacuation, in particular for people in vulnerable situations, women and girls, displaced persons, children, older persons and people with disabilities;
52 (d)
In consideration of the special case of small island developing States and their unique and particular vulnerabilities, we are committed to supporting their efforts:
To implement the Hyogo Framework for Action and work for an ambitious renewed international framework for post-2015 disaster risk reduction that builds on previous achievements, prioritizes prevention and mitigation and incorporates implementation frameworks to address implementation gaps if and when they exist;
52 (e)
In consideration of the special case of small island developing States and their unique and particular vulnerabilities, we are committed to supporting their efforts:
To mainstream policies and programmes related to disaster risk reduction, climate change adaptation and development, as appropriate;
UNIDO promoting inclusive and sustainable industrial development (ISID)
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Bridging Broadband Barriers for SIDS sustainable development
International Telecommunication Union (ITU), United Nations Office for Disaster ...
Building Capacities for Increased Public Investment in Integrated Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction
Caribbean: 7 East Caribbean Countries Indian Ocean: 3 Countries Pacific: Regiona...
Disaster Risk Management in the Islands of the Indian Ocean
Comoros, Mauritius, Seychelles, Madagascar, Reunion Island , Zanzibar/Tanzania, ...
Global Framework for Climate Services (GFCS) for the SIDS: GFCS-SIDS
International Organizations: World Meteorological Organization (WMO), United Nat...
Initiative for Intelligent Use and Management of the Oceans
UN System:: International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (ISDR) (Switzerland) ...
Pacific Climate Change Roundtable (PCCR)
PICTs, CROP, UN Agencies, NGOs, Academia, Private Sector, Development partners
Pacific Disaster Risk Management Partnership Network (PDRMPN)
The PDRMPN is an open-ended partnership of development partner organisations, do...
Partnership to develop the Strategy for Climate and Disaster Resilient Development in the Pacific (SRDP)
PICTs, CROP, UN Agencies, NGOs, Academia, Private Sector, Development partners
Resilient Cities and Nations Collaborative Platform
United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)
Tourism Resilience Partnership
1. United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR) 2. Sout...
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