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The Climate Dispossessed: Justice for the Pacific in Aotearoa?

$18.00 NZD

This book explores what a just response to the risk of climate change displacement in the Pacific could look like.

'There is no international legal protection for the climate dispossessed.' The world is heating up beyond the capacity of some countries to cope. Entire populations of Pacific islands are threatened, jeopardising the sovereign rights of these countries and the security of the region. 


  • By Teall Crossen 
  • Presents profound questions of life, identity and justice for those living in the Pacific, in light of the fundamental principles of international law and  commitments in Te Tiriti o Waitangi. 
  • Part of BWB Texts series 



BWB Texts are short books on big subjects by great New Zealand writers. Spanning contemporary issues, history and memoir, new BWB Texts are released regularly, and the series now amounts to well over fifty works.


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