Port Moresby, Jul 16 2012 - Coastal fisheries in Papua New Guinea, used primarily by local subsistence fisher folk, will face increasing pressure from climate change, compounding the twin problems of population growth and overfishing.
PORT MORESBY, 03 Nov 2010 - Bare-chested dancers beating drums greeted U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Wednesday as she visited Papua New Guinea (PNG) to highlight the need to protect the Pacific island nation from climate change.
Territorial Integrity and Sovereignty: Climate Change and Security in the Pacific. Paper presented at "Climate Change and Security" on 21-24 June 2010 in Trondheim, Norway.
27 July 09 - An Oxfam Australia report published today highlights the urgent need for next week’s Pacific Islands Forum in Cairns to address the dramatic effects of climate change within the region.
13 January 2009 - Tens of thousands of South Pacific islanders have abandoned their homes in the past two months as huge waves, storm surges, king tides and heavy rains combine to flood coastal villages in several island nations.
Climate Change and Security. Two Scenarios for the Indian-Pacific Ocean Island States. Adelphi Research. Report prepared for the Directorate-General External Relations of the European Commission.
BANGKOK, 03 Apr 2008 (IPS) - A rapidly warming planet may soon create a new class of refugees -- those fleeing climate change in their homelands.