Samoa PM welcomes Commonwealth focus on vulnerable islands

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RNZ 23rd April 2018

Samoa's prime minister has welcomed the focus of the Commonwealth on vulnerable member states affected by climate change.

Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi was speaking from London at the closing of the CHOGM conference on Friday.

All 53 member countries have affirmed their commitment to the most ambitious UN Paris Agreement target of limiting the increase of global temperatures to 1.5 degrees celsius above pre-industrial times.

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