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Marshall Islands want US to resolve unfinished nuclear legacy

Mar 01, 2014 - 12:14 PM

Because of the nuclear weapons tests US ambassador Thomas Armbruster says today we live in a safer world

UNFINISHED BUSINESS. Marshall Islands President Christopher Loeak says the United States' nuclear testing legacy also affected many other islands throughout the country. File photo by Justin Lane/EPA

Pacific climate change pact wins US support

Sep 08, 2013 - 1:37 PM

Separately the US was offering 24 million over five years for projects in vulnerable coastal communities in the Pacific

PACIFIC LEADERS. Forum leaders (L-R) Forum Secretary General Tuiloma Neroni Slade, Marshall Islands President Christopher Loeak, Palau President Tommy Remengesau, Jr., and Tuvalu Prime Minister Enele Sopoaga conduct a press conference at the conclusion of the leaders’ retreat in Majuro on September 5, 2013. AFP/Giff Johnson

Pacific leaders sign plea for action on climate change

Sep 05, 2013 - 5:53 PM

The goal of the Majuro Declaration was to create the political will for the world to adopt legally binding climate change targets by 2015

PACIFIC LEADERS. Forum leaders (L-R) Forum Secretary General Tuiloma Neroni Slade, Marshall Islands President Christopher Loeak, Palau President Tommy Remengesau, Jr., and Tuvalu Prime Minister Enele Sopoaga conduct a press conference at the conclusion of the leaders’ retreat in Majuro on September 5, 2013. AFP/Giff Johnson

Climate science 'alarming', 'irrefutable' - Kerry

Sep 02, 2013 - 8:18 PM

European Union Climate Commissioner Connie Hedegaard meanwhile said the threat facing low lying island nations showed that international action on the issue was overdue

HIGH TIDE FLOOD. In this file photo, local residents wade through flooding caused by high ocean tides in low-lying parts of Majuro Atoll, the capital of the Marshall Islands, on February 20, 2011. Photo by AFP / Giff Johnson

Pacific sounds warning on climate change - Marshalls FM

Aug 30, 2013 - 12:47 PM

The Marshall Islands is working on reinvigorating the climate change discussion with the signing of the Majuro Declaration

HIGH TIDE FLOOD. In this file photo, local residents wade through flooding caused by high ocean tides in low-lying parts of Majuro Atoll, the capital of the Marshall Islands, on February 20, 2011. Photo by AFP / Giff Johnson

Climate 'catastrophe' looms in Pacific - Marshall Islands

Aug 01, 2013 - 1:54 PM

Marshall Islands wants the so called Majuro Declaration presented to the UN General Assembly to help renew global efforts on emissions reduction

HIGH TIDE FLOOD. In this file photo, local residents wade through flooding caused by high ocean tides in low-lying parts of Majuro Atoll, the capital of the Marshall Islands, on February 20, 2011. Photo by AFP / Giff Johnson