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Pacific climate change pact wins US support

Last Updated: Sunday, September 08, 2013, 13:44

A new Pacific regional pact calling for aggressive action to combat climate change has achieved a "major accomplishment" by gaining US support, officials said on Sunday.

Pacific leaders sign plea for action on climate change

Last Updated: Thursday, September 05, 2013, 22:03

Pacific leaders signed a declaration on Thursday committing themselves to urgent action on climate change and pleading with the rest of the world to follow their lead on an issue that threatens their existence.

Pacific leaders lay down climate challenge at summit

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 04, 2013, 08:42

Pacific leaders whose nations are threatened by climate change on Tuesday opened a regional summit in the Marshall Islands with a challenge to the rest of the world to take action.

Climate science `alarming`, `irrefutable`: John Kerry

Last Updated: Monday, September 02, 2013, 21:00

US Secretary of State John Kerry said today the evidence for climate change was beyond dispute but it was not too late for international action to prevent its worst impacts.

Pacific big enough for US, China: Hillary

Last Updated: Saturday, September 01, 2012, 12:29

US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton pledged renewed American commitment to security in the Asia-Pacific.

Pacific Forum leaders slam door on Fiji

Last Updated: Thursday, August 06, 2009, 13:51

Leaders gathered in Australia for the annual Pacific Islands Forum on Thursday endorsed Fiji`s suspension from the 16-member grouping.