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Obama Promises Tribal Leaders Help With Environmental Issues

Article: Obama Promises Tribal Leaders Help With Environmental Issues

Representatives of 400 federally recognized tribal nations from across the United States gathered at the Department of the Interior today at the invitation of President Barack Obama for a conference the President called a “unique and historic event, the largest and most widely attended gathering of tribal leaders in our history.”

At Risk of Rising Seas, Pacific Nations Demand Global Climate Action

Article: At Risk of Rising Seas, Pacific Nations Demand Global Climate Action

With rising sea levels encircling Pacific Island nations, heads of state and government across the Pacific Thursday adopted a climate change declaration advocating a strong global agreement to limit warming to two degrees Celsius or less.