‘Desperate’ low-lying Vanuatu seeks to sue climate change culprits

FILE PHOTO: Protesters march to urge politicians to act against climate change in Paris, France, October 13, 2018. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer/File Photo

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Low-lying Vanuatu is considering suing fossil fuel companies and industrialized countries that use them for their role in creating catastrophic climate change, the foreign minister of the Pacific island nation said on Thursday. Vanuatu, with an estimated population of 280,000 people spread across roughly 80 islands, is among more than a dozen […]

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