Marshalls president says atolls must raise islands to survive sea level rise

Remote Marshall Islands atoll plans to become the 'next Hong Kong'. Picture: RNZ

MAJURO, 25 FEBRUARY 2019 (MARIANAS VARIETY) – Facing possible extinction from rising sea levels, the Marshall Islands is for the first time focusing on how to raise islands in this atoll nation. “Raising our islands is a daunting task but one that must be done,” Marshall Islands President Hilda Heine said in an interview with […]

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