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New UNEP Report Outlines Blue-Green Economy and Island Innovation Opportunities in Small Island Developing States
With almost 30 per cent of SIDS populations living in areas less than 5 metres above sea level and the size of storms in some cases exceeding the size of whole islands, estimated losses to SIDS economies could become overwhelming

UNDP-UNEP Poverty-Environment Initiative Leads the Way Towards an Inclusive Green Economy
African economies and rural livelihoods remain heavily dependent on natural resources, particularly renewable resources such as soil and water, and on the associated productive sectors such as agriculture and forestry.