Tuvalu reminds UN of existential threat of climate change

Funafuti's oceanside shoreline, Tuvalu Photo: RNZI / Johnny Blades

GENEVA, (RNZ PACIFIC) – Tuvalu has reminded the United Nations that climate change poses an existential threat to the country. Tuvalu’s Ambassador to Belgium, Aunese Makoi Simati, made the comment in Geneva at the annual UN Human Rights Council session. He said climate change and sea-level rise were detrimental to the fundamental human rights of […]

Continue reading this article with a Fiji Times online membership.

More Stories