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Climate Refugees: A moral issue for the 21st century

With the news of Cyclone Pam – a recent Category 5 hurricane – and the devastation the disaster has caused the South Pacific, comes a greater urgency for the creation of solid legal frameworks to… 430 more words

Politico

Funafuti in numbers

Welcome to Funafuti in numbers! I thought it poor form to not complete blog update second week in. However much I imagine things will get easier once we get into a routine, I suspect somehow we might just be settling into busy mode. 339 more words

Travel

today's holiday: Tuvalu Independence Day

Tuvalu Independence Day

Independence Day is the only national celebration in Tuvalu, which consists of nine islands in the South Pacific with a total… 67 more words

Tuva-who?

It’s a small world.

But damn is the Pacific a big ocean. You don’t really gain an appreciation for this until you’re flying for two and a half hours over only blue before finally spotting a tiny sliver of land interrupting the azure scheme: Tuvalu. 751 more words

Oceania