Journalists interested in climate change issues in Pacific Island States can register for this free webinar.
As part of its Asia-Pacific Transitions Series, East-West Center is hosting a webinar on Small Island Developing States (SIDS) and the latest advocacy efforts at the International Maritime Organization (IMO) on March 15 via Zoom.
The webinar, 'Collaboration and Outreach of the 6PAC at the IMO,' will highlight the impacts of climate change on SIDS, how academic institutions can support in addressing those issues at international platforms such as the IMO, and creating a united Pacific voice advocating and debating for issues in maritime shipping surrounding Equitable Transition (ET), Levels of Ambition (LoA), Governing Principles and Revenue Disbursement.
The webinar will also feature a discussion of shared experiences by the next generation of young researchers and leaders in this field.
The four expert speakers represent the Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Solomon Islands and Tonga.