"Once-in-a-decade opportunity" for small island developing states

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Maldives, the world’s lowest lying country
Mohamed Abdulla Shafeeg/UNIC

The international community is meeting in the Pacific Ocean nation of Samoa for what is being described as a "once-in-a-decade opportunity" to support small island developing states or SIDS.

These states have been recognised by the United Nations as facing very specific social, economic and environmental challenges.

Daniel Dickinson reports

Duration: 3’00″

 

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