Alliance of Small Island States - updates

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Climate negotiator warns world 'out of time' to save islands

Sep 07, 2018 - 7:07 PM

With experts from across the planet locked in key talks in Bangkok aimed at breathing life into the Paris Agreement on climate change, Amjad Abdulla says time had 'already run out' for some countries

'Hear our islands': Reflections on the climate march in Canada

Dec 08, 2015 - 3:27 PM

Two Filipina migrant scholars in Canada join the climate march in Vancouver How can Filipinos do transnational work together for climate justice?

Periled by climate change, Marshall Islands makes carbon pledge

Jul 20, 2015 - 12:41 PM

The sparsely populated cluster of Pacific atolls becomes the first small island nation to submit a carbon cutting pledge ahead of a year end conference in Paris

In this file photo, two 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. Giff Johnson/AFP