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Tropical Storm Erika Highlights Need for Assistance Now, And in the Future.
September 2, 2015

AOSIS member, Dominica, is seeking aid from the international community in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Erika, which killed at least…

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Small Islands Seek Breakthrough in Bonn
August 31, 2015

Bonn, Germany—At the opening of the latest round of United Nations climate change talks, Amjad Abdulla, chief negotiator for the Alliance…

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Security Council Takes Up Small Island Concerns
July 31, 2015

FROM RTCC By Ed King Leaders of small island states warned the UN Security Council on Thursday their future is under threat…

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Security Council Debates Small Island States and International Peace and Security
July 30, 2015

UNITED NATIONS—At an open debate today, the United Nations Security Council is discussing the security challenges facing many of the world’s…

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AOSIS proposes changes to Post 2015 Development Agenda document
July 30, 2015

SUBMISSION AOSIS proposes changes to Post 2015 Development Agenda document 2015-07-30 Maldives on behalf of AOSIS Download PDF Topic: Sustainable Development…

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“Adaptation must be a central element of the Paris Deal” – Thoriq Ibrahim
July 20, 2015

With just 10 official negotiating days left before once-in-a-generation climate change talks begin in Paris, Thoriq Ibrahim, the Maldives’ Minister of…

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Opportunity to tackle climate change may never come again – Thoriq Ibrahim, Maldives Minister of Environment & Energy
July 15, 2015

From Thomson Reuters Foundation It’s been a landmark year for global leadership in the effort to address climate change. China and…

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UNGA President Calls For Climate Leadership, World Should Follow
June 29, 2015

From Thomson Reuters Thoriq Ibrahim It’s been a landmark year for global leadership in the effort to address climate change. China…

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Progress in Bonn, But Crunch Is On
June 11, 2015

Bonn, Germany—At the closing of the latest round of U.N. climate talks, the Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS), a group of 44…

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Heavy polluters must deliver at UN climate talks in Bonn – Dunya Maumoon
June 9, 2015

From RTCC: By Dunya Maumoon Heat waves and an extended drought in the United States in 2013 caused 53 deaths and $11…

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