We May Lose Our State Status: What Happens to a People When Their Land Disappears

We May Lose Our State Status: What Happens to a People When Their Land Disappears

Small island nations would rather fight than flee, but rising sea levels have prompted apocalyptic legal arguments about whether a state is still a state if its land disappears beneath the waves. The Pacific Islands Forum, which represents many of the most vulnerable countries, has invited international legal experts to consider this matter and has … Read more