International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
Mr. Zachary Bleicher
IFAD New York Office
z.bleicher@ifad.org
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UN entities
partnerships
Time frame
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;
44 (d)
We call for support for the efforts of small island developing States:
To address remaining gaps in capacity for gaining access to and managing climate finance.
Climate financing initative
63 (a)
In this regard, we are committed to working together to support the efforts of small island developing States:
(a) To promote the further use of sustainable practices relating to agriculture, crops, livestock, forestry, fisheries and aquaculture to improve food and nutrition security while ensuring the sustainable management of the required water resources;
63 (b-c)
In this regard, we are committed to working together to support the efforts of small island developing States:
(b) To promote open and efficient international and domestic markets to support economic development and optimize food security and nutrition;
(c) To enhance international cooperation to maintain access to global food markets, particularly during periods of higher volatility in commodity markets;
63 (e)
In this regard, we are committed to working together to support the efforts of small island developing States:
To end malnutrition in all its forms, including by securing year-round access to sufficient, safe, affordable, diverse and nutritious food;
WFP: Scaling Up Nutrition Movement (SUN); The Alliance Against Hunger and Malnutrition (AAHM)
63 (f)
In this regard, we are committed to working together to support the efforts of small island developing States:
To enhance the resilience of agriculture and fisheries to the adverse impacts of climate change, ocean acidification and natural disasters;
UNIDO VCD Approach: Takes up to one year following country/SID state official identification of required technical support for value chain development (subject to priority value chain, financing and partners identification)
63 (g)
In this regard, we are committed to working together to support the efforts of small island developing States:
To maintain natural ecological processes that support sustainable food production systems through international technical cooperation.
Name of Partnership
Regions
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Organic Islands; Growing Our Future
The partnership is a "home grown initiative". It grew from the grassroots, from ...
Pacific Islands Farmer Organisation Network
Farm Support Association Vanuatu, Cocoa Growers Association Vanuatu, Samoa Farme...
Zero Hunger Challenge (ZHC)
International Labour Organization (ILO) Think Eat Save Save Food Farming First...
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