Environment and development
in coastal regions and in small islands

Coastal region and small island papers 16

Subject index 

C D E F G H I J L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y
   
‘Agenda 21’  20
Agriculture    35, 38, 42, 62, 64
AIDS 27
Airports 27, 30, 38, 61
Alcohol abuse 55
Alliance of Small Island Developing States 19, 20, 83
Alliances 19
Archipelago 13, 44
Asbestos 34, 35
Atolls 20, 35, 50, 51, 53, 62, 86

Back Chat programme 28
Beaches 11, 29, 38, 40, 47, 63, 65, 68, 69, 70, 77, 78, 80
     Adopt-a-beach programme 70
     Beach access 30, 68, 70, 71, 88
     Beach erosion 27, 69, 80
Biodiversity 20
Brain drain 27

Carbon dioxide 19
Christian values 91
Christianity 18
Church 43
     Church groups 24, 70
Civil society 29, 41, 49, 81, 83
Climate change 19, 20, 21
     Climate policy 20
     Climate variability 21, 75
Coastal resources 20, 21
Coastguard 39
Communication 20, 21, 34, 37, 39, 91
     Information and communication technology 12, 13, 64, 93
Community development 13, 51, 54, 90
     Community conflicts 51, 71, 89
     Community groups 24, 81
     Community Visioning 28, 81
Computers 37
Conference on Environment and Development 19
Conferences 10, 12, 19, 26, 29
Conflicts, community 51, 71, 89
Conservation 21, 49, 68, 92
Coral reefs 21, 47, 58, 59, 68
Corruption 27, 39, 90
Cost of living 12
Crafts 21
Crime 10, 12, 13, 22, 26, 27, 30, 48, 54, 55, 56, 80, 91
     Crime rates 4
Cruise ships 50, 60
Culture 10, 21, 34, 40, 41, 42, 43, 45, 47, 55, 59, 75
Cyclones 4, 20, 63
     Cyclone Heta 63


Dance 18, 41, 45
Deforestation 12, 27, 75
Democracy 87
Desalination 73
Development 13, 19, 20, 21, 25, 28, 33, 59, 60, 61, 65, 66, 69, 81, 84, 88, 90, 93
     Development issues 4, 12, 83, 84, 87
Disaster preparedness 21
Diseases 39, 72
Display board 26
Drainage 27
Drama 41
Dredging 61
Drought  73
Drug abuse 27, 29, 35, 54, 56, 91


Earth Summit 19, 20
Economy 4, 11, 12, 13, 19, 22, 25, 27, 28, 33, 48, 50, 59, 62, 63, 67, 83, 87, 89, 91
     Economic crises 4
     Economic diversification 19, 31, 62, 64, 89
     Economic downturns 11, 27, 49-50, 62
     Income volatility 19
Education 12, 25, 27, 35, 44, 47, 54, 77, 78, 80, 84, 91
     Educational opportunities 4, 27, 39
     Education, secondary 52
     Education, tertiary 27
     Education, vocational 27
Email 30, 32
Employment 12, 25, 27, 28, 39, 52, 53, 56, 62, 63
Energy 20, 21
     Energy, renewable 21
     Energy, solar 21
Environmental change  11, 19, 22, 68
Environmental degradation  11, 12, 13, 60, 61
Environmental disasters  20, 21
Environmental impact assessments  87
Environmental issues  4, 12, 20, 21, 27, 28, 47, 60, 68, 70, 76, 79, 80, 83, 84, 87, 89, 93
Environmental rangers  70, 77, 78
Erosion  68, 69


Facsimile  36
Fishing  38, 58, 59, 69, 88
     Fish products  35
     Overfishing  21, 47
Food  18, 42, 45, 66
Foreign debt  12, 60
Foreign exchange  27, 31, 62, 89
Foreign investment  13, 30, 33, 52, 64, 65, 66, 83, 89, 90, 92
Foreign workers  10, 27, 48, 50, 51, 59, 66, 90


General public  4, 10, 11, 12, 21, 24, 25, 30, 67, 80
Girl Guides  78
Global Conference on the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States  20
Global internet forum (global forum)  10, 11, 12, 22, 30, 31, 32, 33, 50, 52, 55, 56, 60, 61, 63, 64-65, 66-67, 70, 71, 74, 75, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93
Global warming  27
Globalization  45
Governance  12, 26, 27, 80, 87
Government buildings  18
Greenhouses gases  19
Gun control  54, 91

Health  4, 12, 25, 27, 34, 35, 39, 52, 61, 80
     Health care, mental  27
Heritage  35, 36, 38, 40, 43, 45
     Heritage, cultural  10, 12, 40, 43, 45, 47
     Heritage historical  21, 25, 43
     Heritage, natural  10, 40, 46, 47
HIV/AIDS  27
Hotels  20, 59, 63, 64, 65, 88
Human resources  4, 19, 20, 81
Human rights  89
Hurricanes  4, 20
     Hurricane Lenny  20

Identity, island  12, 22, 40, 42, 44, 49, 50, 59, 90
Immigration  44
Incest  39, 40, 68
Indigenous people  21, 51, 52
Information and communication technology  12, 13, 64, 93

Infrastructure 

11, 12, 22, 25, 27, 58, 60, 61, 62, 64, 66, 80
Institutions  20
International meeting to review the Programme of Action for Small Island Developing States  4, 21, 81, 82
Internet  21, 30, 36, 37
     Internet access  37
     Internet cafes  22, 34
     Internet discussions  10, 12, 22, 23, 24, 30, 33, 56, 93
     Internet forum, general public (global forum)  10, 11, 12, 22, 30, 31, 32, 33, 50, 52, 55, 56, 60, 61, 63, 64, 65, 66-67, 70, 71, 74, 75, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93
     Internet forum, youth (youth forum)  10, 11, 12, 22, 33-34, 35, 36, 37, 39, 40, 41-42, 43, 45, 47, 49, 52-53, 54, 55, 56, 61, 63, 73, 74, 77, 78, 86
     Internet penetration  33

Investment, foreign 

13, 30, 33, 52, 64, 65, 66, 83, 89, 90, 92
Island Visioning  5, 13
Isolation, of islands  4, 19

Jobs  12, 22, 27, 39, 47, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 63, 65, 90
     Jobs, for school leavers  10, 35, 39, 40, 52, 53, 54
     Job security  4, 12, 27, 62

Land ownership  65, 88
Land prices  66
Land resources  20, 48, 51, 61, 75
Language  10, 12, 32, 34, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45
Leadership, traditional  10, 12-13, 13, 27, 48, 65
Lifestyles  4, 19, 22, 45, 93

Mangroves  75
Marine protected areas  21
Matrilineal culture  48
Media  88
Meetings  10, 12, 21, 22, 24, 26, 37
Migration  10, 13, 48, 49, 51, 52, 53
Mitigation  60
Monitoring  20, 29, 69, 70, 87
Moral values  12, 22, 26, 27, 54, 55
Museum  18
Music  41, 44, 45

National assessment reports  21
Natural disasters  4, 19
Newsletters  28, 32
Newspaper articles  12, 24, 26, 30, 32, 37, 52, 54

Oil  21, 63
Opinion surveys  10, 11, 12, 24, 25, 26, 48, 51, 52, 54, 60, 61, 80, 83, 84, 85

Peace  55, 91
     Peace, international  27, 41
Pesticides  73
Planning  25, 59, 66, 69, 81, 84, 87, 88, 90
Police force  39
Political will  20, 92
Pollution  11, 12, 21, 38, 47, 68, 71, 72, 93
Population  19, 25, 33, 38, 50, 51, 53, 58, 77, 85, 90
Ports  40, 44
Poverty  19, 27, 62
Programme of Action for Small Island Developing States  12, 20, 21, 22, 25, 28, 29, 80, 81
Public awareness  47, 68, 73, 79, 81, 87
Public hearings  33

Quality of life  4, 12, 36, 67
Quarries  61

Racial issues  41
Radio  26, 28, 37, 61
Radio call-in programmes  12, 24
Reclamation  61
Recycling  35, 39, 69, 76, 77
Regulations  60, 71, 77, 87, 88, 89
Religion  43
Resettlement programmes  27
Roads  25, 27, 30, 32, 51, 58, 59, 60, 61, 65, 87

Safety, personal  4, 27, 41
Sandwatch project  29, 41, 56, 69, 70, 78, 83, 84
Schools  11, 26, 27, 33, 34, 37, 54, 66, 76, 85, 86, 90
Science and technology  20
Sea defences  20, 63, 68, 69
Sea grass beds  69
Sea level rise  20, 21
Sedimentation  59, 68
Shanty town  44
Slave trade  49
Slavery  43
Slogan  24
Small Islands Voice, participating islands  22, 23
Small Islands Voice, website  25, 30, 32, 33
Songs  18, 45
Spirituality  87, 91, 92
Sports  34, 55
Sustainable (island) development  4, 12, 20, 28, 81

Taxation  12, 27, 60, 62, 66
Technical cooperation  20
Teenage pregnancy  29, 68
Telecommunication  27
Television  12, 24, 26, 37, 77, 87
     Television, community  28
     Television, violent programming  54, 91
Tourism  11, 12, 13, 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28, 30, 31, 32, 38, 44, 46, 50, 52, 60, 62, 64, 65, 66, 67, 69, 74, 88, 89, 92, 93
     Tourism policy  30, 31, 67, 89
Trade unions  24
Traditions  10, 12, 19, 35, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 47, 49, 75
     Traditional leadership  10, 12-13, 27, 48, 65
     Traditional men’s meeting house  18, 49
     Traditional values  12, 22, 26, 27, 48, 80, 92
Traffic  61
Transport  18, 20
Turtles  68

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization  4, 12, 21, 70, 83, 84
United Nations  19, 20, 21, 78, 82
United Nations Conference on Environment and Development  19

Violence  10, 12, 13, 22, 26, 27, 30, 48, 54, 55, 56, 68, 80, 91
     Violence, gang  35, 55, 56
Visioning, community  28, 81
Visioning, youth  28, 81–82, 84
Volcanic eruptions  4
Volcanic islands  33
Vulnerability  4, 19, 31, 89

War  62, 63
Waste disposal  11, 12, 27, 35, 38, 68, 72, 75, 76–77, 78, 79
     Waste management  20, 27, 92
     Waste, toxic  78–79, 84
Water resources  11, 20, 21, 30, 33, 35, 64, 71–74, 75, 92
Wetlands  92
Whales  38
Women’s organizations  24
Workshops  10, 12, 24, 26, 28, 37, 42

Youth  10, 13, 28, 29, 30, 33, 51, 54, 55, 68, 70, 81, 82, 83, 85, 87, 90, 91
     Youth, definition of  24
Youth internet forum (youth forum)  10, 11, 12, 22, 33-34, 35, 36, 37, 39, 40, 41-42, 43, 45, 47, 49, 52-53, 54, 55, 56, 61, 63, 73, 74, 77, 78, 86
Youth manifesto  28, 29, 82
Youth visioning  28, 81–82, 84

 

 

 

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