How the Ukraine crisis raises the costs of climate change for poor nationsAugust 18, 2022
“[These] governments have largely been bankrolling or paying for their adaptation,” Janine Felson, Belize ambassador and co-lead Climate Finance Negotiator at the Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS), told TRT World.
“They will have to take a bit of a pain killer to swallow the cost,” Felson says, “which means that national budgets will have to be used to either reduce taxes on imports for fuels or to manage social support systems,” she adds.Read More
AOSIS Pushes Progress On Loss and Damage Finance FacilityAugust 11, 2022
PRESS RELEASE AOSIS Pushes Progress On Loss and Damage Finance Facility 2022-08-11 Download PDF Topic: Climate SIDS climate negotiators chart way…Read More
Leaders Call On International Community To Support SIDS RecoveryAugust 10, 2022
PRESS RELEASE Leaders Call On International Community To Support SIDS Recovery 2022-08-10 Download PDF Topic: Sustainable Development L-R: Ms. Rebecca Fabrizi…Read More
Historic Wadadli Action Platform Set To Advance Action For SIDS ResilienceAugust 4, 2022
PRESS RELEASE Historic Wadadli Action Platform Set To Advance Action For SIDS Resilience 2022-08-04 Download PDF Topic: Sustainable Development AOSIS will…Read More
AOSIS Fellowship wins UN Small Island Developing States Partnership AwardsJuly 11, 2022
PRESS RELEASE AOSIS Fellowship wins UN Small Island Developing States Partnership Awards 2022-07-11 Download PDF Topic: Fellowship AOSIS Fellowship Wins UN…Read More
Rich Countries’ ‘Hypocrisy’ Blocks Progress on Climate Disaster Funding, Negotiators SayJune 17, 2022
“The Glasgow Dialogue appears to be a stand-alone dialogue with no clear destination,” said Antigua and Barbuda climate negotiator Michai Robertson, speaking on behalf of the Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS).Read More
Climate compensation fight looms over Egypt summitJune 17, 2022
“The climate emergency is fast becoming a catastrophe. Yet within these walls, the process feels out of step with reality and the pace is definitely too slow,” Conrod Hunte, the lead negotiator for the Alliance of Small Island States, told the Bonn closing plenary on Thursday.Read More
Developing countries left ‘disappointed’ at climate talksJune 17, 2022
“We are disappointed by the lack of substantive progress,” said the representative of Antigua and Barbados speaking on behalf of the Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS).
He said countries were still waiting for assurances that “the finance we need now will be delivered at speed, or any time by 2025”.