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Environment and development
in coastal regions and in small islands

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Island Agenda 2004 +
Coping with change and sustaining
 diversities in small islands

         About this booklet
1 Prologue
2 New and emerging themes  
3 Culture and society
4 Environment and natural resources
5 Communication and information
6 Education
7 UNESCO in the island regions
8 Conclusions
Project director:  Dirk G. Troost
Compiled and edited by:  Malcolm Hadley and Claire Green
Art and design:   Eric Loddé
Web version:  Claire Blackburn

Published in October 2004 by the 
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), 
7 place de Fontenoy, 75352 Paris 07 SP, France
© UNESCO 2004

Cover portrait: © Jari Kupiainen (Toxie Polyn, musical artist, Solomon Islands) 

Suggested citation: UNESCO. 2004. Island Agenda 2004+: Coping with change and sustaining diversities in small islands. UNESCO, Paris.


This booklet represents a collective effort of specialists and colleagues in many UNESCO sectors, programmes, units and . eld of. ces, as well as collaborating institutions and organizations, who have been and continue to be involved in the small islands domain. Thanks are due to all those who have contributed ideas and suggestions, text and graphics.

The designations employed and the presentation of material throughout this publication do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of UNESCO concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Contact address:
UNESCO Focal Point for Barbados +10/Mauritius International Meeting.
c/o Coastal Regions and Small Islands (CSI) Platform
UNESCO, 1 rue Miollis
75732 Paris Cedex 15, France
fax: +33 1 45 68 58 08
email: islandsB+10@unesco.org

The digital version of this booklet can be viewed at:http://www.unesco.org/csi/B10/mim.htm


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