Pacific Islands Forum

Paris climate talks our last chance, say Pacific leaders

Pacific leaders said Monday that upcoming climate talks in Paris are the last chance for the world to reach an agreement that can save their vulnerable island nations.

Sep 07, 2015, 14:53 PM IST

Pacific summit to issue climate message to world

 Vulnerable Pacific island nations will this week send the world an urgent plea for action on climate change at crunch talks in Paris later this year.

Sep 06, 2015, 07:10 AM IST

Pacific Islands Forum revokes Fiji suspension

The Pacific Islands Forum has revoked a ban imposed on Fiji, media reported on Friday.

Oct 24, 2014, 11:15 AM IST

Pacific climate change pact wins US support

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.

Sep 08, 2013, 13:44 PM IST

Pacific leaders sign plea for action on climate change

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.

Sep 05, 2013, 22:03 PM IST

Pacific leaders lay down climate challenge at summit

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.

Sep 04, 2013, 08:42 AM IST

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

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.

Sep 02, 2013, 21:00 PM IST

Pacific big enough for US, China: Hillary

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

Sep 01, 2012, 12:29 PM IST

Pacific Forum leaders slam door on Fiji

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

Aug 06, 2009, 13:51 PM IST