Australia waters down Pacific Islands plea on climate crisis

The Guardian | Aug 15, 2019 at 6:05 PM
  • Australia stands in opposition to other Pacific Islands nations after distancing itself from language calling for urgent action on climate change at a regional meeting in Tuvalu.
  • Ardern warned Australia on Wednesday that it would have to answer to the Pacific for its climate change policy.
  • Other Pacific leaders have repeatedly called for Australia to move away from coal.