September 5, 2012

AOSIS and LDCs Deliver Joint Statement on KP

The Gambia delivered a joint statement today on behalf of the Least Developed Countries and the Alliance of Small Island States on the importance of an […]
August 31, 2012

AOSIS Presses Loss and Damage in Bangkok

AOSIS’s Deputy Lead Negotiator and its coordinator on loss and damage outlined the rationale for the programme and the  group’s longstanding proposal on the issue in […]
August 30, 2012

Small islands need action on loss and damage

Source: Reuters AlertNet Date: 30 August 2012 Excerpt: A submission by the Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS) from the earliest days of the talks anticipated this […]
August 30, 2012

AOSIS Makes Strong Call For Short-Term Ambition

Sai Navoti, lead negotiator for the Alliance of Small Island States, made a strong intervention on Wednesday during the ADP ambition roundtable discussions. He underscored the […]
August 29, 2012

AOSIS: Bangkok Must Deliver Progress on Ambition

At the opening of the UN climate negotiations in Bangkok today AOSIS called on parties to prioritise short-term emissions reductions and urgently commence work on the […]
August 17, 2012

Small island states need action on loss and damage

Deputy Lead Negotiator Malia Talakai discusses the particular’s of AOSIS’s loss and damage proposal. Click here to read the full article on
August 16, 2012

A Workplan For Survival

Perhaps the biggest challenge hanging over the international climate negotiations is the imperative need to ramp up mitigation ambition as quickly as possible. The “Durban Platform […]
August 16, 2012

Here we go again: KP on the chopping block

The legal cornerstone of the international effort to address climate change is on the chopping block as parties prepare for the upcoming UNFCCC meeting in Bangkok. […]
August 16, 2012

Loss & Damage

AOSIS’s Loss and Damage proposal received heightened attention at the UNFCCC meeting in Bonn last June, but the concept of having an international mechanism to insure […]