SIDS Solutions Platform

Digitalization and innovation - an important way forward for SIDS on the road to 2030

Digital technologies are transforming agri-food systems. While this is an important development everywhere, it is of great importance to remote areas such as SIDS. The SIDS Solutions platform will help to incubate, promote, scale up and replicate locally grown ideas to accelerate the achievement of agriculture, food, nutrition, environment and health. 

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Antigua and Barbuda
Bahamas
Barbados
Belize
Cape Verde
Comoros
Cook Islands
Cuba
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Fiji
Grenada
Guinea Bissau
Guyana
Haiti
Jamaica
Kiribati
Maldives
the Marshall Islands
Mauritius
Federated States of Micronesia
Nauru
Niue
Palau
Papua New Guinea
St. Kitts and Nevis
St.Lucia
St.Vincent & the Grenadines
Samoa
São Tomé and Príncipe
Seychelles
Singapore
Solomon Islands
Suriname
Timor Leste
Tokelau (Associate Member)
Tonga
Trinidad & Tobago
Tuvalu
Vanuatu
Events

24/ 1

2024

Hybrid Event, 24/01/2024

In 2022, 738.9 million people faced hunger, nearly 2.4 billion in 2022 lacked regular access to adequate food, and over 3.1 billion could not afford he...

7/ 11

2023

8/11

2023

Hybrid Event, 07/11/2023 - 08/11/2023

FAO developed a Programme dedicated to African SIDS. This Programme has been carrying out analyses through mapping and consultation work since December 2022 to identify current interventions and players working towards the resilience of agrifood systems, with the aim of determining future priority areas of action. A multi-disciplinary and multi-...

Stories
 
Locally-grown SIDS Solutions
SISSTEM - ARUBA
09/08/2021

To solve pressing challenges for Small Island States, the University of Aruba, located in the Caribbean, aims to nurture the next generation of innovators,...

Samoa Women’s Association of Growers (SWAG) - Samoa
07/08/2021

The Samoa Women’s Association of Growers (SWAG) is a grassroots organization helping Samoan women growers and farmers to network, learn, and socialize...

My Kana - Fiji
07/08/2021

Designed and developed in Fiji, My Kana is a mobile app that promotes healthy living by calculating the nutritional make-up of food eaten and recorded...

Long Distance Vanilla – Samoa
02/08/2021

Passionate organic vanilla producer, Shelly Burich from Samoa shows how online technology helped her business recover from the impacts of COVID-19.