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Countries in Oceania

Risks to Small Island Developing States spotlighted

21 May 2017, UNISDR

Dozens of the world’s most climate-vulnerable island nations today spotlighted efforts to curb threats posed by hazards and to make development sustainable, ahead of the 2017 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction. Delegates from the Small Island Developing States (SIDS) grouping began three days of talks on how they are meeting their steep challenges.