Event

Security Council Debate on Climate Change and SIDS

The UN Security Council will hold a debate on the issue of climate change and its security implications, with a special focus on the possible threat faced by small island and coastal States, due to rising sea levels. The debate follows the 2009 Report of the UN Secretary-General on "Climate change and its possible security implications." It will take place under the agenda item on "maintenance of international peace and security: impact of climate change."  

date: 20 July 2011   venue: UN Headquarters   location: New York, US   www: http://www.un.org/Docs/sc/