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Global Leadership on Climate-Linked Human Insecurity: Learning from Pacific Island States

New article by Maria Ivanova, Stephanie Reed, and Daniel Zaleznik 

"Pacific island states are among the most vulnerable to the crisis of climate change, which threatens massive displacement, tests human rights protection, and imperils territories. "

Center Director, Maria Ivanova reflects on the impact of Earth Day 50 years later.

Listen to the interview:

The First Earth Day was a Shot Heard Around the World

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