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Pacific leaders push for halving of emissions by 2030 to prevent climate change catastrophe...

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Pacific leaders are warning time is running out to address climate change and are urging all nations, including Australia, to halve their emissions in...

Q & A with Coral Pasisi on Climate Finance, the Science and Security concerns...

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In this two-part series, BCN Journalist Esther Pavihi speaks with Senior Advisor to the Director-General of the SPC, Coral Pasisi on Climate Finance, the...

Pacific nations refuse to be the canary in the climate coal mine

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Pacific Island nations are tired of reiterating their people’s suffering and applauding their resilience in the face of climate change and will demand real...

Australia must increase 2030 emissions target to help avoid ‘catastrophic’ heating, Samoan PM says

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Australia needs to increase the ambition of its 2030 emissions reduction target and “come back to the climate financing table” at the looming Cop26...

New Pacific Island Tuna brand aims to net funds for climate resilience projects

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The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) and the U.S environmental organisation the Nature Conservancy have announced a new partnership to launch a new...

Decade of climate breakdown saw 14 percent of coral reefs vanish

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Between 2009 and 2018, the continuous rise in sea temperature cost the world 14 percent of its coral reefs – that’s more than the...

Climate change, population increase fuel looming water crisis: WMO

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Improved water management, monitoring and forecasting are needed in the face of a looming global water crisis, the UN World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) and...

Pacific High-Level Champions announced

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As the countdown continues, the Pacific voice will be amplified on the global stage at COP26 in Glasgow with the announcement of five High-Level...

Legal implications of sea level rise for Small Island States explored in New World...

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A new World Bank study examining the potential legal implications of sea-level rise on the maritime and legal rights of Pacific Island nations provides...

Climate talks chief urges Morrison to act

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The minister in charge of next month’s crunch Glasgow climate summit has challenged Australia to nearly double its 2030 emissions reduction target and urged...

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UN resolution on Climate Change rapporteur a boost for Pacific-SG Puna

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Pacific Islands Forum Secretary General Henry Puna has welcomed the latest UN Human Rights Council vote for a UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights...

Former PNG PM acquitted on abuse of office charge

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Former Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O’Neill defiantly clenched his fist Thursday, telling his political opponents “you have to defeat me at the...

ADB, PNG sign US$325 million loan to better connect remote communities to markets and...

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The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of Papua New Guinea (PNG) today signed a US$325 million loan to help fund tranche 2...