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For Pacific Islanders, Migration is An Option to Escape the Effects of Climate Change

July 18, 2016

Pacific Island countries are vulnerable to climate change and rising sea levels. Migration may be the only realistic option for its people to save themselves from its effects. Nabetari from Kiribati works as a nurse in Australia and plans to bring his family there. Allowing more Pacific Islanders to work in Australia is one scenario presented in the World Bank report series, Pacific Possible. Join the discussion at http://www.worldbank.org/pacificpossible, or with the #PacificPossible hashtag on Twitter.