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Historic Loss and Damage Fund established at COP27 in Sharm El-Sheikh Sunday, November 20, 2022 - PRESS RELEASE Historic Loss and Damage Fund established at COP27 in Sharm El-Sheikh 2022-11-20 AOSIS Download PDF Topic: Climate AOSIS Chair… Read more
AOSIS Chair COP27 Statement: “Failure On Loss And Damage Fund Is A Failure For The World” Wednesday, November 16, 2022 - PRESS RELEASE AOSIS Chair COP27 Statement: “Failure On Loss And Damage Fund Is A Failure For The World” 2022-11-16 Download PDF… Read more
Island Nations demand action on Debt and Concessional Financing Friday, October 14, 2022 - PRESS RELEASE Island Nations demand action on Debt and Concessional Financing 2022-10-14 AOSIS Download PDF Topic: Sustainable Development Island Nations demand… Read more
2023 AOSIS Fellowship Applications – EXTENDED Deadline – 2 Dec 2022 Tuesday, October 4, 2022 - 2023 AOSIS Fellowship Applications - EXTENDED Deadline 2 Dec 2022 Download Application Form Contact: fellowship@aosis.org   Designed to meet the specific… Read more

AOSIS In the News

CARICOM Ministers are preparing for COP27 – Love FM Belize News & Music Power – LoveFM Saturday, November 19, 2022 - CARICOM Ministers are preparing for COP27 – Love FM Belize News & Music Power - LoveFM Read more
Egypt’s COP27 presidency keen to coordinate with AOSIS to achieve desired results on loss, damage issue: FM – Egypt Today Saturday, November 19, 2022 - Egypt's COP27 presidency keen to coordinate with AOSIS to achieve desired results on loss, damage issue: FM - Egypt Today Read more
Island states propose a loss and damage response fund at Cop27 – Climate Home News Saturday, November 19, 2022 - Island states propose a loss and damage response fund at Cop27 - Climate Home News Read more
COP27: Why climate reparations are one of the key issues – World Economic Forum Saturday, November 19, 2022 - COP27: Why climate reparations are one of the key issues - World Economic Forum Read more
Climate deal is a ‘baby step,’ but world needs bigger action, diplomats say Thursday, August 18, 2022 - “Progress on a U.S. climate package is welcome news," Conrod Hunte, a diplomat from Antigua & Barbuda and a lead negotiator… Read more
HELP WANTED: Self-starter to run U.N. climate program Thursday, August 18, 2022 - “I would want to see a person who is on urgency, urgency, urgency because that is critical for us,” said Conrod… Read more
Make polluters pay for climate adaptation, voluntary carbon market body proposes Thursday, August 18, 2022 - The move was backed by the Alliance of Small Island States. “The voluntary carbon market is a significant and growing source… Read more
UN leaders call on international community to support SIDS recovery Thursday, August 18, 2022 - Shahid opened the Wadadli Action Platform, which took place on August 8 and 9, 2022 at St John's, Antigua, hosted by… Read more
How the Ukraine crisis raises the costs of climate change for poor nations Thursday, August 18, 2022 - “[These] governments have largely been bankrolling or paying for their adaptation,” Janine Felson, Belize ambassador and co-lead Climate Finance Negotiator at… Read more
Rich Countries’ ‘Hypocrisy’ Blocks Progress on Climate Disaster Funding, Negotiators Say Friday, June 17, 2022 - “The Glasgow Dialogue appears to be a stand-alone dialogue with no clear destination,” said Antigua and Barbuda climate negotiator Michai Robertson,… Read more
Climate compensation fight looms over Egypt summit Friday, June 17, 2022 - “The climate emergency is fast becoming a catastrophe. Yet within these walls, the process feels out of step with reality and… Read more
Developing countries left ‘disappointed’ at climate talks Friday, June 17, 2022 - "We are disappointed by the lack of substantive progress," said the representative of Antigua and Barbados speaking on behalf of the… Read more
Climate change: Bonn talks end in acrimony over compensation Friday, June 17, 2022 - "The climate emergency is fast becoming a catastrophe," said Conrod Hunte, lead negotiator for the Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS).… Read more
Rich countries are called to help the poorest face climate change Friday, June 17, 2022 - "We were offered a process that does not offer a clear objective or vision," lamented Michai Robertson, representative of the Alliance… Read more
Climate change: Bonn talks end in acrimony over compensation Friday, June 17, 2022 - "The climate emergency is fast becoming a catastrophe," said Conrod Hunte, lead negotiator for the Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS).… Read more