01 Sep 2014 – United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-Moon sails on traditional HŌKŪLEʻA in Apia, Samoa

Apia, Samoa, 1 September 2014 –  The United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon sailed aboard the Hōkūleʻa in Apia Harbor, Sāmoa today.  He was joined by Under Secretary-General Gyan Chandra Acharya, the Worldwide Voyage crew, and specialists such as Sylvia Earle […]

30 August 2014 – Business execs build partnerships with small islands at UN forum

Small island developing States offer opportunities for genuine and sustainable business partnerships, said executives and officials participating in a United Nations co-hosted private sector forum in Samoa. Held in the capital, Apia, ahead of the opening of the UN Conference […]

28 August 2014 – Small islands team up with private sector for concrete partnerships ahead of conference

Press Release Senior government officials, top United Officials, and key players in the private sector will meet on 30-31 August for a two day Private Sector Partnerships Forum ahead of the  2014 Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States […]

26 August 2014- Apple iTunes teams up with United Nations to amplify music from small islands nations

New York, 26 August 2014 – Musicians from the world’s 57 small island developing states (SIDS) scattered across the Pacific, Caribbean, and Indian oceans, will take centre stage this summer thanks to a new and innovative partnership with the United […]

25 August 2014 – Ahead of Samoa conference, iTunes, UN team up to showcase music from small island nations

  Ahead of a major United Nations conference in Samoa on small island developing countries, iTunes has teamed up with the UN to create a dedicated page on the popular site – launched today – featuring music from artists born […]