Greening the Islands Foundation

Jacques Damhuis

Global Island News Roundup: As Islands confront climate change devastation, the global pursuit of Resilience and Innovation continues 

In this round-up, island nations confront pressing climate-related issues, explore innovative financial approaches for sustainable development, and engage in important international dialogues on ocean conservation. This month’s news underscores vital measures being taken to enhance island resilience and safeguard the environment. Panama evacuates first island in the face of rising sea levels   In the …

Global Island News Roundup: As Islands confront climate change devastation, the global pursuit of Resilience and Innovation continues  Read More »

Global Island News Roundup: New Global Advancements in Support of Small Island States

In this round-up: a landmark court ruling that is a major climate justice win for island states; the launch of a new fund aiming to tackle island environmental degradation through nature-based solutions; how well-managed migration can enhance islands’ resilience and prosperity. Greenhouse gases classified as marine pollution in big court victory for island states The …

Global Island News Roundup: New Global Advancements in Support of Small Island States Read More »

Global Island News Roundup: Islands Confront Growing Challenges Turning to Innovative Solutions

Islands are uniquely vulnerable to climate change effects like rising sea levels and devastating storms. Yet, they are also rising to the challenge with innovative solutions and a fierce determination to protect their future. Recent news highlight how they’re driving progress, confronting difficult policy decisions, facing the stark reality of climate change, witnessing community action …

Global Island News Roundup: Islands Confront Growing Challenges Turning to Innovative Solutions Read More »

Our Global Island News Roundup: a summary of recent island news from the world.

Island nations, on the frontlines of climate change, are raising their voices in a desperate plea for action. Rising seas and extreme weather threaten their very existence – forcing some communities to confront unthinkable displacement. Meanwhile, the Loss and Damage fund meant to provide financial aid for irreversible climate impacts, remains stalled due to inaction …

Our Global Island News Roundup: a summary of recent island news from the world. Read More »