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WMO warns of up to seven major hurricanes in North Atlantic in 2024

The UN World Meteorological Organization (WMO) has issued a warning for an “above average” hurricane season in the North Atlantic in 2024. Based on data...


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SIDS drowning in debt and ‘running on empty’, warns Guterres in Antigua

International financing is the fuel for sustainable development, but small island States are “running on empty” - drowning in debt and rising sea levels due...

UN hub reaches remote Pacific islanders: A UN Resident Coordinator blog

The communities of thousands of tiny Pacific islands are the frontline gamechangers tackling the climate crisis, and a hub based in Micronesia now hosts more...

UPDATING LIVE: Small island States meet in Antigua and Barbuda charting new course to sustainable prosperity

Good morning from the blue waters and lush green hills of the Caribbean. We’re reporting live from the high level opening of the Fourth International...

In Antigua, island youth build ‘wall of commitment’ to turn tide against climate crisis

It may be built out of recyclable cardboard boxes, but when world leaders officially open the Fourth International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS4)...

‘All hands on deck’ in Antigua and Barbuda as small island States chart course to resilient prosperity

Leaders from small island developing States worldwide will converge on the shores of Antigua and Barbuda in the Caribbean this weekend to deliver a bold...