Showing posts with label Marshall Islands. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Marshall Islands. Show all posts

Saturday, November 19, 2016

Pacific nation of Kiribati establishes large shark sanctuary

The island nation of Kiribati has established a large shark sanctuary that will help ensure the creatures are protected across much of the central Pacific.

Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Marshall Islands takes world nuclear powers to ICJ

The tiny Republic of the Marshall Islands in Micronesia is taking on the world's nuclear powers with an unprecedented legal case that is being heard at The Hague-based International Court of Justice (ICJ).

Monday, September 07, 2015

Paris climate talks our last chance, say Pacific leaders

Pacific leaders said Monday that upcoming climate talks in Paris are the last chance for the world to reach an agreement that can save their vulnerable island nations.

Friday, September 04, 2015

Pacific island countries sign declaration on climate change

The Pacific Islands Development Forum's (PIDF) 3rd summit concluded Friday, where the Suva Declaration on Climate Change was signed, formed a common voice before a United Nations climate conference is held in France later this year.

Saturday, July 04, 2015

Unseasonal storm wreaks havoc in Marshalls

 Residents in the Marshall Islands capital Majuro attempted a clean up Saturday after a powerful storm damaged houses and smashed boats while another unseasonal typhoon brewed nearby.

EL News