Solomon Islands, Floods April 2014, © Corinne Ambler/New Zealand Red Cross

Girl carrying water, Haiti, July 2013 ©

Apia Fish Market, Samoa, February 2009, © Jorge Price

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Small Island Developing States (SIDS) are low-lying island nations that are highly vulnerable to weather- and climate-related natural and environmental hazards, such as tropical cyclones and floods and droughts. 

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List of Small Island Developing States WMO Members


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Upcoming Events

  • 7 to 8 May 2015  Second Meeting of the Pacific Islands Climate Services (PICS) Panel 
  • 11 to 14 May 2015  National Consultation on Climate Services & National Climate Outlook Forum for Trinidad and Tobago 

SIDS Conference 2014

The Third International UN Conference on Small Island Developing States was held from 1 - 4 September 2014 in Apia, Samoa.



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