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UN General Assembly in 74 seconds - Day 5
27 Sep 2019 -  The needs and concerns of small island States took centre stage at the United Nations as leaders discussed the special concerns of these vulnerable countries. Five years after an ambitious agreement – the SAMOA Pathway – to support sustainable development in small island developing States, officials discussed progress on combating the devastating impact of climate change, building economic and environmental resilience, and ushering in a greener future.