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Building resilience for a changing Pacific

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Islands Business (Fiji)

Publication Date
2013-04-15

The people of the Pacific Islands have a long history of living and coping with a highly variable climate and environment.Constraints faced by Pacific islands societies historically were not much different to the issues faced by many Pacific societies today: limited arable land, deforestation, limited freshwater, high population growth and depletion of natural resources, and vulnerability to extreme events such as cyclones, droughts, earthquakes and tsunamis.

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http://www.islandsbusiness.com/2013/4/environment/building-resilience-for-a-changing-pacific/