24 February 2014 New York City, US
International Year of SIDS 2014 – Global Launch

The Global Launch of the International Year of Small Island Developing States (SIDS) 2014 will include opening remarks by the President of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) John Ashe, an address by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, and remarks by the Secretary-General of the Third International Conference on SIDS, Wu Hongbo. Representatives from Barbados, Mauritius, Nauru and Samoa will provide remarks, followed by statements from Major Groups.  

date: 24 February 2014     10:00-11:30 am   venue: Trusteeship Council Chamber, UN Headquarters   location: New York City, US   www: http://www.sids2014.org/content/documents/281Launch%20Programme%20and%20Flyer_template%20changed2.pdf