Protecting the nationality of Pacific Islanders when climate change hits

A new report, co-authored by Professor Scientia Jane McAdam AO, Director of UNSW’s Kaldor International Refugee Law Center, recommends steps to protect citizenship rights and to establish future legal relationships between Pacific Islanders and their homes. The Future of Nationality in the Pacific: Preventing Statelessness and National Loss in the Context of Climate Change provides … Read more

Government documents used to prepare for climate change are kept secret after the trial of the Administrative Court of Appeal

Conflicts within the Coalition over climate policy have made it difficult for civil servants to give honest advice about preparing for worsening extreme weather such as floods and fires, according to sworn testimony of a senior bureaucrat. Key points: The government has withheld a number of “war game” climate scenarios from the public, claiming the … Read more

Governor Lamont, DOT, DEEP and Community Partners Celebrate Earth Day 2022

Press conference 22/04/2022 Governor Lamont, DOT, DEEP and Community Partners Celebrate Earth Day 2022 (NEWINGTON, CT) – Governor Ned Lamont today joined the Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT), Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP), local officials, and community partners to celebrate the 52nd anniversaryand Earth Day commemoration, underscores the importance of reducing carbon … Read more

French Open: Who was Roland Garros?

birth invitation Born on October 6, 1888 in Saint-Denis-de-la-Réunion (his airport also bears his name), this boy with ancestry from Toulouse on his father’s side and Breton ancestry on his mother’s side, excelled in his youth on the football and rugby pitches, but also on the young Queen. Cycling in particular allowed him to regain … Read more

French Sailing Federation: news

welcome News – On 05/16/2022 Organized a few days after the end of the 53rd French Olympic Week, Virtual SOF has been a real popular success within the ‘indoor’ e-sailors community. No less than 4,912 players attended to take on the challenge on the virtual Lake Heier, Toulon-Provence-Méditerranée. It must be said that World Sailing … Read more

Environmental Groups Want Earth Day Messages To Be Heard All Year Long / Public News Service

Since its inception, Earth Day has been an opportunity to advocate for a cleaner planet – but in 2022, climate change brings a higher level of concern for global environmental change. Communities in Arizona and across the country went into effect April 23, calling for new investments in clean energy, green jobs, and environmental justice. … Read more