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22 Mar 2015 description
Lack of power and communication on the outer islands, caused by ongoing adverse weather, have hampered information gathering and relief efforts.
24 Apr 2012 description
Pacific Islands Face Severe Water Threat, new report says Bangkok, 23 April 2012 – Climate change will exacerbate water stress in Pacific Islands, particularly small islands that rely on seasonal rain for their freshwater needs, according to a report released by the UN Environment Programme...
03 Oct 2011 description
Pacific correspondent Campbell Cooney The Pacific island nation of Tuvalu has declared a state of emergency because of a water shortage. With drought conditions and the breakdown of existing desalination plants, a state of emergency has been declared in the capital and also other outlying...