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Atlantic, Indian Ocean, Mediterranean, and South China Sea (AIMS) Regional Preparatory Meeting for the 2014 Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS)

17-19 July 2013 | Baie Lazare, Seychelles

Highlights for Friday, 19 July 2013
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Closing Ceremony. L-R: Amb. Marlene Moses, Nauru, Chair, Alliance of Small Island States; Vuk Jeremić, President of the 67th Session of the UN General Assembly; Rolph Payet, Minister for Environment and Energy, Seychelles; Wu Hongbo, UN Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs and Secretary-General of the Apia Conference; and Jean-Paul Adam, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Seychelles.
The AIMS (Atlantic, Indian, Mediterranean and South China Sea) Regional Preparatory Meeting for the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS) concluded on Friday, 19 July, in Baie Lazare, Seychelles. The plenary convened in the morning and delegates received copies of the draft outcome document and the summary of the high-level dialogue. The drafting committee then reconvened and worked through the draft outcome paragraph-by-paragraph. At 5:00 pm, the committee concluded its work and the plenary reconvened just before 6:00 pm to adopt the outcome document. Following closing statements from Vuk Jeremic, President of the 67th Session of the UN General Assembly, Wu Hongbo, UN Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs and Secretary-General of the Third International Conference on SIDS, Amb. Marlene Moses, Nauru, and Chair of the Alliance of Small Island States, and Jean-Paul Adam, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Seychelles, the meeting concluded at 7:00 pm.

The Earth Negotiations Bulletin summary and analysis of the AIMS Regional Preparatory Meeting is available in HTML or PDF format.
Amb. Jagdish Koonjul, Mauritius
Jean-Paul Adam, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Seychelles
Denny Lewis-Bynoe, Commonwealth Secretariat
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The Maldives Delegation. L-R: UN Amb. Ahmed Sareer, Ahmed Saleem, Ministry of Environment and Energy, and Midhath Abdul Rasiteed.
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Kate Brown, Global Island Partnership
Alemneh Dejene, UN Food and Agriculture Organization
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Meeting resources

bulletGeneral Assembly resolution

bulletConference website

bulletSIDSnet

bulletSymposium on Understanding Ecological and Social Resilience in Island Systems, 9-11 April 2013, UN Headquarters, New York, United States of America

bulletExpert Group Meeting (EGM) on Oceans, Seas and Sustainablr Development: Implementation and follow-up to Rio+20, 18-19 April 2013, UN Headquarters, New York, United States of America

bulletEGM on SIDS and Post-2015 Development Agenda, 23-24 April 2013, UN Headquarters, New York, United States of America

bulletEGM on Marine Science and Technology for SIDS, 14-15 May 2013, Geneva, Switzerland

bulletEGM on Foresight and SIDS: Identifying emerging sustainable development issues from the perspective of SIDS, 14-16 May 2013, Cambridge, Enlgand

bulletGlobal Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction - Strengthening Partnerships Towards Disaster Risk Reduction for SIDS, 21 May 2013, Geneva, Switzerland

bulletBarbados Programme of Action

bulletMauritius Strategy of Implementation


IISD RS resources

bulletIISD RS summary report of the Barbados Conference on the Sustinable Development of SIDS, 25 April - 6 May 1994, Bridgetown, Barbados (PDF: PDF - HTML)

bulletIISD RS coverage of the Twenty-second Special Session of the General Assembly for the Review and Appraisal of the Barbados Programme of Action (BPOA+5), 27-28 September 1999, UN Headquarters, New York, United States of America

bulletIISD RS coverage of the Inter-regional Preparatory Meeting for the 10-year Review of the Programme of Action for the Sustainable Development of SIDS, 26-30 January 2004, Nassau, Bahamas

bulletIISD RS coverage of the SIDS Preparatory Meeting for the 10-Year Review of the Barbados Programme of Action, 14-16 April 2004, UN Headquarters, New York, United States of America

bulletIISD RS coverage of the International Meeting to Review the Implementation of the Programme of Action for the Sustainable Development of SIDS, 10-14 January 2005, Port Louis, Mauritius

bulletIISD RS coverage of the High-level Review Meeting on the Implementation of the Mauritius Strategy for the Further Implementation of the Programme of Action for the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States (MSI+5), 24-25 September 2010, UN Headquarters, New York, United States of America

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bulletSIDS Policy & Practice - A Knowledgebase of UN and Intergovernmental Activities Addressing SIDS

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