Asking Professor Google…

Some of you may know that I have recently joined twitter.  For all those technological whizz-kids out there, I actually find it quite laughable that I am on this.  I was thinking about it this morning that for someone that says they have no idea about technology I have a blog, a twitter account, facebook,…

From little things…

For those who have read previous posts of mine, you would have some inkling that the UN Secretary General was going to visit Kiribati for a 2 day visit.  Mr Ban Ki-moon is the first UN Secretary General to visit not only Kiribati but also the Pacific Island area in 65 years so this is…

Go on, get dumped!

UN top man to get firsthand experience of climate change impact in Kiribati | The Kiribati Independent. Woo woo!  Well dear friends I’m thinking positively here.  I believe that word is slowly getting out.  Jumping the gun? Maybe. Anyway, from my perspective at least, in the past month I’ve seen more articles, short films, news…

Is climate change slipping out of the frame? | Climate Spectator

Is climate change slipping out of the frame? | Climate Spectator. A review on the new film ‘The Hungry Tide’ about climate change and the effects in Kiribati.  More news on this to come and admittedly I haven’t it yet but I am very excited about it!  I’ll try and find a clip of the…

Official Kiribati climate change website

Climate change in Kiribati The website set up by the Kiribati government to give more information on the environmental state of the country. A fantastic website!

Tim Flannery chat at the National Theatre – London

Climate change is a bit of a buzz phrase at the moment, well I suppose it has been for some time.  And hey, I’ve joined the band wagon because I think it is the right thing to do.  A lot of people have an opinion on it and I certainly do but I also think…

Fishing from the kitchen sink

I have attached an article that my friend Will attached to a previous post.  This article is on the Maldives and how they are facing a similar problem with rising waters. As for Kiribati, sea walls are now a common thing around peoples houses.  I remember going there when I was four and the sea was close…

Anote Tong

 I think the locals tend to find the President a bit of a ning-bat,  but I think Anote Tong does a great job trying to get the word out about Kiribati and their problems.   This is a great little informative interview he did before addressing the Climate change summit in Copenhagen last year. ‘We are asking…