by Michael Conathan - Guest Contributor Posted on September 23, 2014 Updated: September 23, 2014
The President is considering a major expansion of the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument. Here's why that's such a big deal.
by Jeff Spross Posted on August 18, 2014 Updated: August 19, 2014
"Relocation is the only option available that will keep the community safe and will allow for future growth and prosperity of the capital and the province."
by Ari Phillips Posted on July 1, 2014 Updated: July 1, 2014
Kiribati is the first country to actually purchase land in another country as a hedge against climate change.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on March 6, 2014
Hundreds of people who had to flee their houses earlier this week as floodwaters tore through Majuro, the capital of the Marshall Islands, are now returning home to pick up the soggy pieces.
by Ari Phillips Posted on October 1, 2013
A man from the small island nation of Kiribati is trying to convince New Zealand judges that he's a climate change refugee in what will become a more common plight as sea-level rise threatens low-lying islands and coastal areas.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 6, 2013
The Majuro Declaration was signed by 15 Pacific Island nations yesterday, outlining the threat climate change poses to their homes and livelihoods.
by Ari Phillips Posted on September 3, 2013
The 44th Pacific Islands Forum is being held on the Marshall Islands this week. Climate change, a subject of increasing familiarity, and urgency, to island nations in the Pacific, is the theme.