March 13th, 2020 | by World Resources Institute
Countries pledged as part of the 2015 Paris Agreement to update their national climate plans (NDCs) every five years. This year is the first test of their intent to strengthen their commitments and reduce emissions enough to limit global temperature rise to 1.5–2 degrees
November 29th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
America's nuclear testing program is about to unleash a deadly cocktail of radioactive waste into the Pacific Ocean, thanks to rising sea levels caused by global warming.
November 28th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Abu Dhabi has begun a two year training program for Pacific island nations to help them transition to renewable energy. Meanwhile, the US government is sending thoughts and prayers to Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands
May 3rd, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
A coalition of countries from the Pacific Islands and Europe have announced their intention to ensure that the United Nation's International Maritime Organisation delivers on the shipping climate goals agreed upon as part of the Paris Agreement.
January 16th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development and the International Renewable Energy Agency have identified four separate energy projects in developing countries throughout the Pacific and Africa which will be the beneficiaries of $44.5 million in funding.
December 10th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
The Coalition of Atoll Nations on Climate Change has unveiled “Pacific Rising,” a new initiative being billed as a “Marshall Plan” [&hellip
February 2nd, 2015 | by Sandy Dechert
President Barack Obama has just taken unprecedented actions to help coastal communities resist severe impacts of climate change. Anywhere that [&hellip