Resource Paradise Lost? PBS: Need To Know (video)
- Vetting Authority:
- Corrin Barros
- Palau is a paradise, but the nation is threatened by climate change and sea-level rise.
Palau has crafted a novel legal strategy at the United Nations to try and hold the industrialized world accountable for the damage caused by its greenhouse gas emissions, which most scientists say are driving climate change. Could this David vs. Goliath strategy actually work?
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- Resource Type:
- Research Document, Community Project
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- Grade Levels:
- Grades K-2, Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College
- Climate Impacts
- Related Locations:
- Republic of Palau
Related LocationsOne of the 11 major political entities within the U.S. Affiliated Pacific Island (USAPI) region.