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Antigua and Barbuda Calls for Partnerships in Climate Change Fight

September 8, 2014 @ 8:09 AM
by ablpadmin
APIA, Samoa, - 7th September, 2014… Antigua and Barbuda’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, the Hon. Charles Fernandez, made a call for increased partnerships among Small Island Developing States (SIDS) to build resiliency to common vulnerabilities. In an address given at the 2014 Small Island Developing States (SIDS) Conference in Apia Samoa, Minister Fernandez indicated that the small size of SIDS economies increases the risk for large investment projects and thus acts as a deterrent to potential investment. Such risks, he suggested however, can be mitigated if four or more SIDS approach creditors together as joint stakeholders in [...]