This report aims to improve the understanding of the key issues at the interface between maritime transport, sustainability and resilience. It identifies gaps and needs facing the maritime transport sector in SIDS and highlights potential response measures with a view to more sustainable and resilient maritime transport systems, as environmental degradation and climate change threaten the very existence of SIDS, world hotspots of natural biodiversity and marine resources. 

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Organization: UNCTAD

Topics: Trade, Water, Ecosystems, COP23 List of UN Publications

Type of material: Activity Report

Publication date: 2014

Language: English