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SIDS Final Preparatory Committee Meeting

New York
23 - 27 June, 2014

UN Member States will conclude the preparatory work for the Conference, which will take place from 1 to 4 September 2014 in Apia, Samoa. They will also aim to finalize the outcome document by the end of the PrepCom. UN Agencies and Major Groups and other Stakeholders will have the opportunity to provide inputs.

A number of side events will take place during the PrepCom. On 23 June, the Office of the Under-Secretary-General, UN DESA, and the Permanent Mission of Samoa will organize a joint outreach event for the SIDS Conference, and the International Organization of La Francophonie is hosting an event entitled Initiative de partenariat sur le Tourisme Durable adaptÚ au contexte et aux besoins des PEID, which will look into Sustainable Tourism in SIDS.

On the same day, an event on private sector partnerships in support of SIDSĺ sustainable development will be organized by UN-OHRLLS. It will showcase the Private Sector Partnerships Forum that will be held at the SIDS Conference. On 25 June, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the Mauritius Ministry for Environment will hold an event on ĹSIDS for Sustainable Consumption and Production: re-thinking food and tourismĺ.

UN Women will organize an event on promoting gender equality as a prerequisite for addressing climate change and sustainable development and IRENA will host an event entitled ĹSIDS- Lighthouses for a transition to a sustainable energy futureĺ. On 26 June, an event looking at the three top recommendations for the post-2015 agenda from the SIDS perspective will be organized by the UN Development Programme (UNDP), on behalf of the UN Development Group (UNDG).

Plans are ongoing for a photo exhibition during the PrepCom, which will feature photos from the ĹIslands 2014 photo callĺ. The call is part of the celebrations for the International Year of Small Island Developing States, and asks for images that showcase the beauty and richness of small island developing States to be sent by 6 June. Photos can be entered under three categories: culture, environment and development. A series of lunchtime lectures on topics related to the International Year of SIDS is also being planned.

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Date 23 - 27 June, 2014
Time
Location New York
Organizer Division for Sustainable Development [ Content posted by United Nations Secretariat, Agency, or Programme UN ENTITY ]
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by Liberian United Youth for Community Safety and Development [NGO]
2 Jun 2014
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by Liberian United Youth for Community Safety and Development [NGO]
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by ECCO2 Corp [NGO]
4 Apr 2014
Our organization and associates will be happy to attend.

H.E. Cary Lee Peterson, Chair-President
ECCO2 Corp
ECCO2 Global Partners
and Main Representative (UNOV) at CMOCDAPUNDHJ

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by Verdant Health Services [NGO]
14 Apr 2014
Please, how can I apply? Must be in consultative status with UN before I can apply? Could you please reply me. Thanks so much



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