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Global Forum Newsletter Vol 2. No. 1

In this issue we begin reporting on the outcomes of the Global Conference on Oceans, Coasts, and Islands on Mobilizing for Implementation of the Commitments Made at the 2002 World Summit on Sustainable Development, convened on November 10-14, 2003, at UNESCO in Paris, organized by the Global Forum on Oceans, Coasts, and Islands. The conference sought to examine progress achieved, obstacles faced in, and mobilization around the implementation of the targets and timetable of the World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD) related to oceans, coasts, and small island developing states (SIDS). The conference involved 223 participants from 48 countries, representing perspectives from governments, nongovernmental organizations, intergovernmental and international organizations, private sector, and public outreach organizations.

2722: Fostering a Global Dialogue on Oceans, Coasts, and SIDS, and on Freshwater-Coastal-Marine Interlinkages

11 Mar 2010


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