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FSPI AWARDED WITH THE PACIFIC INNOVATION AND LEADERSHIP AWARD FOR RESILIENCE (PILAR) BY THE UN OFFICE FOR DISASTER RISK REDUCTION
06 June 2014, SUVA, FIJI – The highly successful three year 6-Pacific Island country program focusing on increasing children, youth and communities’ awareness and capacity on climate change is one of three recipients of UNISDR’s pioneering initiative, the Pacific Innovation and Leadership Award for Resilience (PILAR).
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Children and young people on Krangket Island, Papua New Guinea will bear the brunt of the climate change. Climate change and its related disasters will badly impact their lives - education, health and sanitation, shelter, nutrition, and deteriorating natural resources. As a result, the community is putting pressure on girls to leave school and marry early to ensure security for themselves. These impact will not create an enabling environment in the near future for them to perform at their best in schools.
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The Nature Conservancy and RARE efforts to combat rising threats to our environment though Solution Search. Click http://blog.nature.org/conservancy/2013/09/10/ten-ways-to-save-the-world/?s_intc=tab1p4 to read more.