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Ocean management front and center for PNA Ministers.

Majuro, Marshall Islands 17 June 2017: Just days after the UN Oceans Conference in New York City called for action to protect the world’s oceans and to address over-fishing, leaders from the islands that control waters where 50 percent of the world’s skipjack ...

- Scoop NZ - NZ

Marshall Islands left with sinking feeling over Paris.

The whereabouts of the Marshall Islands is often the subject of table quiz questions, but aside from that, most of us know little about them, but they were in focus at the European Parliament this week.

- RTE - IE

Marshall Island leader asks EU for more climate ambition.

President Hilda Heine of the Marshall Islands, speaking Wednesday at the European Parliament's plenary in Strasbourg, asked the EU to develop an emissions reduction strategy up to 2050. Climate change poses an existential threat to the islands. Heine thanked the EU for its "climate leadership" and development aid. She told ...

- EU Observer - EU

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