Emerging issues for small island developing states

This document can also be found on the official website of the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP):www.unep.org. The report calls on the international community to gear up actions towards reducing climate change impacts, especially in SIDS, and to adopt a legally binding agreement that includes clear ambitious targets for reduction of greenhouse gas emissions. It also aims to identify new and emerging challenges and opportunities for the sustainable development of SIDS and ways and means to address them. This resource is part of the collection "Integrating environmental considerations in urban planning and mitigating risks on communities". Collections are monitored daily and new content is added.