Climate change in the Pacific Islands 2: Land is shelter

  • BY AG Staff |
  • July 15, 2011

Rising sea levels and higher tides, linked to climate change, are inundating and eroding many islands. This is forcing people to relocate.

Our Pacific Island neighbours are on the front line of climate change. Last year, Australian photographer Rodney Dekker travelled to Tuvalu and Kiribati on behalf of Oxfam Australia. He captured stories of the climate impacts Pacific Islanders are already facing, how they are trying to adapt and their thoughts on the future.