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‘To deny climate change is to deny a truth we have just lived’ says Prime Minister of storm-hit Domi
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Friday, 22 September 2017
‘To deny climate change is to deny a truth we have just lived’ says Prime Minister of storm-hit Domi
Pleading with all countries in the United Nations General Assembly – large and small, rich and poor – to come together to save our planet, the Prime Minister of Dominica, where the landscape, ravaged by back-to-back hurricanes “resembles a warzone,” said his and other islands in the Caribbean need help now to build their homelands back better.Read Full Arti...
 
In a globalized world, ‘we must live in each other’s shelter, not shadow,’ Ireland tells UN
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Friday, 22 September 2017
In a globalized world, ‘we must live in each other’s shelter, not shadow,’ Ireland tells UN
Expressing his faith in the United Nations and its commitment to responding to challenges such as the disasters presently plaguing Latin America and the Caribb...
 
Small island nations in Pacific urge global action to fight climate change
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Friday, 22 September 2017
Small island nations in Pacific urge global action to fight climate change
Leaders from Pacific island nations addressing the United Nations General Assembly today urged Governments to implement the Paris Agreement, and contribute to ...
 
Hurricane Irma erased ‘footprints of an entire civilization’ on Barbuda, Prime Minister tells UN
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Thursday, 21 September 2017
Hurricane Irma erased ‘footprints of an entire civilization’ on Barbuda, Prime Minister tells UN
The Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, Gaston Alphonso Browne, told the United Nations General Assembly today that after the largest storm ever in the Atla...
 
Healthy oceans, safe climate imperative for small islands to survive, Pacific island leaders tell UN
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Wednesday, 20 September 2017
Healthy oceans, safe climate imperative for small islands to survive, Pacific island leaders tell UN
As the high-level segment of the United Nations General Assembly continued today, Baron Divavesi Waqa, President of Nauru, expressed deep sorrow and condolence...
 
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