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Islands in the Maldives are among those that could be affected by a global rise in sea levels. Credit: Gerd Masselink/University of Plymouth
September 16, 2020

As the coronavirus pandemic compounds worsening economic pressures from climate change impacts, small island developing nations on Monday appealed for international financial support to help them avert a looming debt crisis...One major barrier, however, is that many island states in the Caribbean, the Pacific and beyond do not qualify for debt suspension programmes...

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