The Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States will be held from 1 to 4 September 2014 in Apia, Samoa, to be preceded by activities related to the conference from 28 to 30 August 2014, also in Apia, Samoa. It will focus the worldís attention on a group of countries that remain a special case for sustainable development in view of their unique and particular vulnerabilities.
The overarching theme of the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States is "The sustainable development of small island developing States through genuine and durable partnerships".
The GOPS will participate to this event.
Learn more :
Contacts : Bernard Pelletier (1), bernard.pelletier at ird.ft ; Contact of the Division for Sustainable Development (2) ;
- GOPS (South Pacific integrated Observatory for Environment and terrestrial and marine biodiversity) and UR82/UMR GEOAZUR, IRD NoumÈa