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Climate concerns aired as Pacific summit opens
A summit of Pacific leaders opened in Palau on Tuesday with a call for developed nations to take action on climate change and stop overfishing the world's largest ocean. The host of this year's Pacific Islands Forum (PIF), Palau President Tommy Remengesau, said small island nations had effectively become "the conscience of the world" on environmental matters. "It sustains and nurtures us ...(7/29/2014 11:55:15 AM)
Pacific Islands Forum opens in Palau with plea to protect world's oceans
The 45th annual meeting of Pacific Island leaders has officially begun in Palau with a message about protecting the world's oceans.(7/29/2014 6:01:30 PM)
Palau proposes fishing ban to draw tourists
The hosts of the 45th Pacific Islands Forum reckon they have a plan for survival that could inspire other island nations.(7/29/2014 3:05:17 AM)
Pacific launches flab fight in world's fattest region
Koror (Palau) (AFP) - The new chairman of the Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) said Wednesday that he was determined to change the unhealthy lifestyle choices that have made his region the fattest in the world.(7/30/2014 1:29:18 AM)
Pacific leaders call for action on climate change
A summit of Pacific leaders opened in Palau on Tuesday with a call for developed nations to take action on climate change and stop overfishing the world's largest ocean.(7/29/2014 12:23:39 PM)
Pacific islanders battle the bulge as obesity toll grows
Koror (Palau) (AFP) - The new chairman of the Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) said Wednesday that he was determined to change the unhealthy lifestyle choices that have made his region the fattest in the world.(7/30/2014 2:46:41 AM)
Pacific summit to urge action on climate change
Koror (Palau) (AFP) - Pacific island leaders will renew calls for meaningful action on climate change at a regional summit opening in Palau on Tuesday, amid fears rising seas will swamp their low-lying nations.(7/28/2014 12:59:25 AM)
Opinion: Tiny Palau keen for Kiwi tourists
"A giant spider in my room, stray dogs fighting, a caged crocodile beneath my window. Welcome to Palau."(7/30/2014 1:11:58 PM)
Pacific leaders to discuss climate change, sustainable fishing during Pacific Islands Forum in Palau
Hundreds of delegates from across the Pacific are arriving in Koror in Palau to discuss climate change, non-communicable diseases and protecting marine life.(7/27/2014 9:18:55 PM)
Pacific Islands Forum goes ahead without Key, Abbott
The Pacific Islands Forum will officially open tonight in Palau, a small island nation in the northwestern Pacific.(7/28/2014 2:55:03 PM)
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