Environment and development
in coastal regions and in small islands
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Subject index

Page Nº

‘Agenda 21’

66
Agriculture 56
AIDS 13, 33, 59, 68
Alcohol use 44, 59- 60
Alliance of Small Island States 13, 69
Autonomy 55

Beach access 41, 88
Beach erosion 21, 57, 64
Belau Theatre Group 35- 36
Biodiversity 66
Bridge List 42

Capacity building 4, 39, 66
Capitol Relocation Project (Palau) 26, 85
Caribbean Community 69
Child abuse 60
Child mortality 68
Coastal resources 61, 66, 67
Compact Road (Palau) 26, 41, 42, 85, 88
Corporation for the Sustainable Development of San Andres, 
Old Providence and Santa Catalina
13, 43, 54, 79
Climate change 14, 54, 57, 58, 61, 66, 67
Communities 37, 39, 52, 55, 59, 65
     Community action 25, 31, 32, 34, 36, 66
Community-based organizations 40
Community multimedia centres 42-43, 65, 75
Community telecentre 43
Community visioning 25, 64, 65
Conflict resolution 37, 75
Conservation 36, 44, 47
Cook Islands Vision Statement 72
Council of Regional Organisations in the Pacific 13, 69
Creole 32, 52, 64, 73
Crime 11,14, 53, 55, 58
Culture 4,11, 14, 23, 30, 31, 36, 37, 45, 47, 50, 55, 57, 58, 64, 72, 74
Erosion of culture 53, 55, 56
Foreign culture 34
Cyclones 21

Deforestation 54, 57
Democracy 41, 56
Development 4, 11, 14, 23, 24, 26, 31, 32, 33, 35, 38, 39, 40, 41, 43, 44, 50, 51, 53, 55, 62, 65, 66, 75
Diabetes  37, 56
Display board 53
Distance learning education 14, 48, 61, 64
Drama 11, 30, 35, 36, 37
Drought 22
Drugs 44, 55, 59, 60, 68

Earth Summit  22, 66
Economy 14, 21, 22, 26, 86
Cost of living 54, 55
Economic benefits 37
Economic consumption 58
Economic growth 39
Foreign exchange 55
Education 4,12, 23, 34, 37, 38, 53, 56, 58, 59, 61, 64
Employment 11, 12, 53, 54, 55, 59, 60
Energy 58, 61, 66, 67
Enforcement 37
Entertainment facilities 59
Environment 4, 11, 12, 14, 22, 23, 24, 26, 30, 31, 32, 33, 39, 40, 44, 50, 51, 53, 57, 61, 62, 64, 66, 75, 86
Definition 23, 51
Environmental awareness 34, 35
Environmental impact 23, 26, 32, 36, 41
Environmental monitoring 66
Environment and Development in Coastal Regions and in Small Islands 4, 13, 40, 79, 80, 84
Environment bill (Cook Islands) 30–31
Environmental Ranger Youth Programme (Cook Islands) 66
Ethics 57, 58
Code of ethics 58
Ethics Commission (Palau) 57, 82

Facsimile 42, 43
Family planning 36
Farmers 36
Fish canning industry 54
Fish catch 41
Foreign labour 11, 14, 53, 54

Gender issues 33, 68
General public 4, 5, 14, 15, 23, 28, 32, 40, 51, 53, 58
Geography 45
Global warming 54, 57
Global Conference on the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States 66
Globalization 21, 30, 58
Gossip 60
Governance 12, 26, 37, 41, 54, 56, 57, 58, 61, 68, 86

Health 12, 26, 35, 36, 37, 39, 53, 55, 56, 59, 68, 86
Homosexuality 59
Hurricanes 21, 22, 60

Incest 47, 59
Indigenous people 30, 47
Information 39, 43, 45, 48
Information age 4, 23, 25, 39, 48
Internet 5, 14, 24, 38, 39, 40, 43, 65
Internet access 14, 39, 42, 43, 46, 47
Internet-based discussion fora 4, 5, 11, 14, 23
Internet-based global discussion forum 11, 12, 14, 24, 40, 41, 42, 43, 48, 63, 70, 87, 88
Internet-based youth discussion forum 11, 14, 24, 26, 38, 40, 44, 47, 48, 63, 64, 72, 85, 87
     Assessment 45
Chat rooms 46
Internet cafes 14, 47
Internet service providers 14, 28
Internet use survey 39
Inter-regional conference calls 14, 24, 48
Invasive plant species 57
Island identity 21, 31, 45, 50, 58, 62, 72
Isolation 21, 22, 23, 25, 38, 39, 48, 65

Journalism 32, 33

Land ownership 55
Land reclamation 43, 54, 57
Land resources 66
Language 31, 32, 36, 40, 43, 45, 47, 50, 52, 64
Littering 31, 61

Males at risk 12, 21, 27, 59–60, 87
Mangroves 41
Maori 52, 73
Media 4, 5, 15, 28, 30, 31, 37, 39, 42, 65, 69
Mass media 24, 28
Media survey 28, 30, 33
Migration 11, 53, 54–55
Moral values 55, 58
Music 34, 46, 50, 60

National coordinating committees 4, 51
National coordinators 5, 40, 42, 44
Natural disasters 14, 21, 61, 66, 67
Natural resources 14, 26, 86
New information and communication technology 4, 5, 14, 15, 28, 39, 63, 68
Access to new information and communication technology 39
Newspapers 14, 28, 30, 31, 33, 37, 40, 42, 63
Circulation 32
Comic strips 32
Sensationalism 32
Nutrition 55–56

Opinion surveys 4, 12, 14, 23, 26, 51–52, 53, 58, 59, 61, 85, 89
Organization of African Unity 69

Peer pressure 60
Planning 26, 41, 58, 65
Poems 72, 73
Rap poem 25, 35
Pollution 29
Population 4, 22, 39, 54, 55
Population decrease 54
Population growth 36, 58
Poverty 22, 23, 68
Print media 11, 14, 23, 26, 30, 31, 32, 33, 86
Profanity 60
Prostitution 59

Radio 11,14, 23, 26, 28, 30, 33, 36, 37, 63, 86
Community radio 14, 34, 43
Radio browsing 42, 43, 48, 65
Radio talk/call-in shows 14, 23, 33, 34, 69
RARE Center for Tropical Conservation 36, 37, 75, 80, 81
Rarotonga Environmental Awareness Programme 34, 77
Recreation 44, 61, 73
Recycling 57, 64
Religion 36, 50, 55
Rock Islands Declaration 72, 74

Sandwatch project 64–65, 66
School curricula 47, 48, 58
Science 66
Natural sciences 4, 23
Social and human sciences 4, 23
Scotland On Line 5, 40
Sea level rise 22, 57, 66, 67
Secondary school students 14, 24, 35, 44, 45
Sediment run-off 41
Self sufficiency 58
Signs 31, 39, 61
Notice board 30–31
Small Island Developing States 13, 14, 23, 51, 67, 68, 74, 75
Programme of Action 4, 5, 14, 15, 23, 24, 27, 51, 61, 66, 67
2004 Review of Programme of Action 4, 5, 12, 14, 15, 23, 24, 27, 48, 67, 68, 87
Small Island Developing States Network 13, 69
Small Islands Voice inter-regional workshop 11, 12, 14, 21, 24, 28, 30, 35, 40, 44, 45, 57, 58, 61, 63, 72, 74, 83
Papers 12, 24, 83
Participants 12, 24, 25, 77–82
Programme 12, 25, 84–87
Small Islands Voice Newsletter

53, 66

Online newsletter 64
Small Islands Voice website 11, 28, 40, 45, 48, 51
Solid waste disposal 12, 21, 44, 50, 54, 56, 57, 59, 61, 62, 64, 66
Sports 44, 45, 60, 61, 73
Sporting facilities 12, 59, 60
Student exchanges 64
Substance abuse 12, 33, 44, 59, 60
Suicide 33, 56
Sustainable development 4, 15, 22, 23, 39, 58, 62, 63, 68
Sustainability 72

Teenage pregnancy 12, 34, 59
Television 11, 14, 23, 28, 30, 34, 35, 37, 41
Black Entertainment Television channel 34
Community television 14, 35, 48, 63, 65
Foreign television programmes 34
Local television channels 34
Satellite television 34, 35
Theatre 11, 26, 30, 35, 86
Community theatre 35
Tia Belau 30, 42, 82, 86
Tourism 22, 25, 26, 44, 61, 66, 67
Tourism growth 12, 53, 56
Tourists 20, 21
Traditional canoe 26, 27, 85
Traditional men’s meeting house 26, 85
Training programmes 60, 61
Transportation 66
Traffic 34
Turtles 35

United Nations Children’s Fund 13, 47, 75
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization 4, 13, 23, 40, 64, 65, 69, 70, 72, 74, 75, 79, 80, 84
United Nations Environment Programme 69
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change 22
United Nations Millennium Summit 67
Millennium Development Goals 67, 68

Video 26, 34, 63
Viewpoint newspaper (Cook Islands) 30–31, 76
Violence 12,14, 30, 33, 53, 55, 58, 59, 60
Voice of Nevis radio 33
Volcanic eruptions 22

Wan Smolbag Theatre Group 35, 76
Water quality 41, 64
Water resources 56, 61, 66, 67, 68
Whaling 44, 47
Wise coastal practices for sustainable human development forum 13, 40, 70, 88
World Summit on the Information Society 69
WWFM radio (Palau) 33, 80, 86

Youth 4,15, 23, 26, 27, 33, 34, 35, 36, 38, 41, 46, 48, 52, 53, 56, 58, 60, 64, 65, 68, 74, 87

 

  

 

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