Climate Change

The IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report: What’s in it for Small Island Developing States

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What’s in it for Small Island Developing States presents key findings from the IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) for Small Island Developing States (SIDS). It extracts SIDS-specific data, trends and analysis directly from AR5, summarising it in a short volume to make it accessible to all audiences, and highlights key opportunities to achieve adaptation, mitigation and development.

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Decent Work and Social Justice in Pacific Small Island Developing States: Challenges, Opportunities and Policy Responses

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Decent work and social justice are building blocks for sustainable development. Productive employment that provides adequate livelihoods, social protection and respect for worker rights is an essential element of environmental, social and economic sustainability.While economic, social and labour market circumstances differ markedly, important decent work deficits exist in the majority of SIDS.

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GEF Fact Sheet: Haiti - Strengthening Adaptive Capacities to Address Climate Change Threats on Sustainable Development Strategies for Coastal Communities

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This fact sheet briefly presents an environmental project financed by the Least Developed Countries Fund to promote sustainable development in Haiti. The document features the project background, the activities implemented and the results obtained. Coordination and synergies with other initiatives are also included.

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Cambio climático 2014: Impactos, adaptación y vulnerabilidad - Contribución del Grupo de trabajo II al Quinto Informe de Evaluación del Grupo Intergubernamental de Expertos sobre el Cambio Climático / Resumen para responsables de políticas

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Changements climatiques 2014: Incidences, adaptation et vulnérabilité - Contribution du Groupe de travail II au cinquième Rapport d’évaluation du Groupe d’experts intergouvernemental sur l’évolution du climat / Résumé à l’intention des décideurs

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