NGOs call for UN frontline protection on climate change

Tongan Prime Minister Akilisi Pohiva and Australian PM Scott Morrison making their way to the venue of the Leaders Retreat in Funafuti, Tuvalu yesterday. Picture: AQELA SUSU

PACIFIC civil society organisations have urged leaders attending this week’s Pacific Islands Forum Leaders Meeting in Funafuti, Tuvalu to call on the United Nations General Assembly for the protection of those on the frontline of climate change. Presenting on behalf of the CSOs, Teina Mackenzie, the president of the Te Ipukarea Society — the longest […]

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