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SIDS share "unique challenges" to food security and nutrition

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The launch of a Global Action Programme on Food Security and Nutrition in the Small Island Developing States or SIDS has been welcomed by the UN. Peter Thompson, the UN General Assembly President,…

6 Jul 2017 / Listen /

Poorest countries face "obstacles" to realize sustainable transport

Photo: World Bank/Curt Carnemark

The world's poorest countries face "particular obstacles" in realizing sustainable transport according to a senior UN official. Gyan Chandra…

27 Nov 2016 /

Financing SDGs a major concern for Caribbean Community

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (right) meets with Irwin LaRocque, Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM).

Ensuring financing so that they can meet the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is among the top concerns for the…

24 Sep 2016 /

News in Brief 03 July 2015 (AM)

The UN Secretary-General address the CARICOM Summit in Bridgetown, Barbados. UN Photo/Evan Schneider

  Caribbean praised for role on climate change The Caribbean region has been praised by the UN Secretary-General as…

3 Jul 2015 /
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