Rising Up for SIDS

Share knowledge, build connections and spread innovation on climate action, blue economy, digital transformation and innovative financing for development. Engage with the community to help Small Island Developing States accelerate action towards the SDGs and SAMOA Pathway!

event Upcoming virtual SIDS events

Let's Talk Plastics in SIDS!

Join our upcoming e-discussion on innovating to solve the challenge of plastics and waste management in SIDS from July 6-12. Share your best practices and out-of-the-box ideas!

The Power of Collective Action

Glen Craig, the Chairperson of the Vanuatu Business Resilience Council discusses private sector partnerships for disaster response and recovery and the Connecting Business Initiative

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UNDP's Accelerator Lab in Barbados has partnered to create a digital tool to support fishers and farmers through the COVID-19 crisis

topic SIDS Bulletins

Julie Andersen · 19 Jun
Julie Andersen · 19 Jun
Julie Andersen · 19 Jun
Julie Andersen · 19 Jun

Amplifying Ambition and Building Back Better

Ambassador Lois Young, Chair of AOSIS discusses successful recovery from COVID-19 and how climate action can be amplified even in this moment

Frontier Dialogues

This podcast from UNDP Maldives brings together voices to spread solutions, lessons learned, and stories inside and outside UNDP in the context of COVID-19

Learning from Nature to Build Back Better

Our recent webinar "Resilience and Navigation towards Desirable Futures post COVID-19" discussed the potentials of biomimicry for strengthening resilience and inducing transformational change. Watch the recording to learn how shark skin can reduce energy consumption and more!