October 13, 2016

Damage Assessments Reveal Devastation in Haiti

Over a week after Hurricane Matthew struck Haiti, the country and relief organizations are still assessing the extent of damage and fatalities as concerns rise over […]
October 7, 2016

Record Hurricane Matthew Leaves Tragedy in Its Wake

As Hurricane Matthew continues its path across Florida, it leaves in its wake a tragic toll for AOSIS members in the Caribbean killing as many as […]
October 5, 2016

Hurricane Matthew Cuts A Path Through AOSIS Members in Caribbean

Hurricane Matthew has shifted toward another AOSIS Member, Bahamas, after causing extensive damage in Haiti, including the loss of the a bridge that connects the southern […]
October 4, 2016

Hurricane Matthew Strikes AOSIS Members in Caribbean

Hurricane Matthew has made landfall in AOSIS member country, Haiti, as a category 4 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale with sustained winds near 145 […]
October 3, 2016

India Ratifies Paris Agreement

India, in a display of remarkable global leadership, has ratified the Paris global climate agreement. The move, by a developing country still working hard to lift […]
September 30, 2016

AOSIS reacts to EU ratification of Paris Agreement

“The move by the EU demonstrates their continued role as an international climate change leader and brings us yet another step closer to having the Paris […]
September 26, 2016

AOSIS Leaders Gather at UNGA

In what has become something of an annual tradition, AOSIS leaders gathered on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly for a luncheon to rejuvenate […]
September 23, 2016

World is racing against the clock and a thermometer

The Paris Agreement continued to amaze this week, with another 31 countries formally joining the treaty, including 8 AOSIS members—Tonga, Kiribati, Solomon Islands, Dominica, Papua New […]
September 21, 2016

UPDATE: 30 Countries Complete Paris Agreement Ratification, 60 in total

UNITED NATIONS–An additional 30 countries from around the world completed the ratification process for the Paris Agreement today, including AOSIS members, Antigua and Barbuda, Kiribati, Tonga, […]