Red Cross/ Red Crescent Climate Centre

Climate aspects in the Pacific - Assessing Capacity for Change

14/09/2011 - by the Climate Centre/Solomon Islands Red Cross/IFRC/Australian Red Cross

A Solomon Islands case study

This is the story of one Red Cross society’s effort to incorporate climate change into its regular work, and what it found  on Pileni island – remote even by the standards of the Solomon Islands. In 2010 the Solomon Islands Red Cross (SIRC) began working with the small – very small – community on Pileni which is grappling with the impacts of climate change and the uncertain future they generate.
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