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Civil society leaders from more than 100 countries called for action on | 11-Dec-2017
In its latest Pacific Economic Monitor the Bank said changes were needed now to mitigate disaster risks to improve the region's economic growth and development prospects, | 11-Dec-2017
SUVA, FIJI — Vulnerable communities uprooted by climate change are being left out of a voluntary pact to deal with migration, campaigners said, after the United States pulled out of the global deal. | 08-Dec-2017
The FINANCIAL -- Countries in the Pacific should step up their efforts to adapt to more extreme weather conditions and mitigate disaster risks to improve the region’s economic growth and | 08-Dec-2017
Nairobi, Dec 4 (IANS) He’s young and the hope for millions of islanders across the globe for whom the nutrient-rich water technology for sustainable | 06-Dec-2017
SUVA, Fiji, Dec 5 2017 (IPS) - It’s a busy week for movers, shakers and policymakers attending a global gathering of civil society activists here in Fiji. For the first time, the International Civil Society Week (ICSW) is holding its sessions in the Pacific. | 06-Dec-2017
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has told former US Vice President Al Gore that New Zealand has a history of standing up on big issues, and climate change is the one at the moment. | 06-Dec-2017
One of U.S.' nuclear waste sites, located in Enewetak Atoll, west of the Marshall Islands, which is halfway between Australia and Hawaii and home to a small population of Indigenous people is being submerged leading to leaks from the buried toxic waste, Australia's ABC News reported. | 06-Dec-2017
The release of Australia’s new Foreign Policy White Paper last week has provided a solid signal as to how Australia sees itself approaching the world in the forthcoming decades. | 05-Dec-2017
MAJURO (Taiwan News) – In May 2016, the Reuters news service reported findings from Australian researchers that five small islands of the Solomon Islands had disappeared because of rising sea level and erosion; these submerged islands were, fortunately, uninhabited by human beings. | 01-Dec-2017
The United Arab Emirates Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation announced in January of 2017 the UAE-Caribbean Renewable Energy Fund — a $50 million program that supports the | 01-Dec-2017
We have to address climate change at all levels, the Attorney-General and Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum stressed yesterday. | 01-Dec-2017
The Vanuatu Meteorology and Geo- | 28-Nov-2017
A fellowship programme which focuses on strengthening the institutional capacity for the | 28-Nov-2017
Pacific islands are sinking as a result of climate change and they need help. | 28-Nov-2017
The proposal by the Alliance of Small Island States (A.O.S.I.S.) for an insurance pool to cover the cost of loss and damage caused by | 28-Nov-2017
The high level call to constrain oil, gas and coal production to achieve the Paris goals was yesterday endorsed by former President of Kiribati and | 28-Nov-2017
A report on sustainable energy for all and power for all rural and vulnerable populations in developing countries was released at the | 28-Nov-2017
At the 11th hour of the U.N. Framework Convention on | 28-Nov-2017
t is anticipated that the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, of which Papua New Guinea is a signatory, will be accumulating about US$100 billion annually. | 28-Nov-2017
Update: 6:11PM -  AN ocean science training and stakeholder engagement workshop held in Tonga this week has encouraged the Tonga Meteorological Service to develop a monthly Ocean Outlook to provide critical ocean information and forecasts to the public. | 27-Nov-2017
AMBO, Kiribati—Taneti Maamau, president of the Republic of Kiribati, leans forward from his office desk at Parliament, clasps his hands, and grins. "We try to isolate ourselves from the belief that Kiribati will be drowned," he says. "The ultimate decision is God's." | 22-Nov-2017
BONN, Germany (AP) — As the first glimmer of dawn appeared across the Rhine River, delegates stumbled out of an all-night negotiating session at this year's global | 22-Nov-2017
When Donald Trump was elected US president a year ago, some said the end of the Paris | 22-Nov-2017
Bonn, Nov 14 – On Wednesday 15 and Thursday 16 November, local perspectives on | 15-Nov-2017