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Overview of the 2014 Small Island Developing States (SIDS) Conference

The third International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS) will be held in Apia from 1 - 4 September. In this article, the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs – Division for Sustainable Development (DESA-DSD) provides an overview of the Conference.

Updated Information on the UN-NGLS Civil Society Nomination Process for the UN 2014 Climate Summit

UN-NGLS conducted an open nomination process to obtain nominations for 4 civil society speakers and 34 additional attendees for the UN Climate Summit. 18 of the 38 representatives will receive travel funding. Please click the title above for the latest information on this process.

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