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Climate change and the existential dilemma to Oceania’s microstates
East Asia Forum (2011)
  • Vikas Kumar

Threatened by geographic and demographic factors, the sovereignty of Oceania’s microstates has been precarious from their inception... [A] merger between the microstates of Oceania and Australia or New Zealand would resolve the microstates’ existential crisis, raise their people’s standard of living and not cause extensive economic or legal adjustment problems. And given that climate change negotiations are gridlocked, and reliable commitments from the international community to aid the microstates remain absent, the international community has a moral duty to support this.

Publication Date
May 4, 2011
Citation Information
Vikas Kumar. "Climate change and the existential dilemma to Oceania’s microstates" East Asia Forum (2011)
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