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That sinking feeling: Tonga’s plight reveals Pacific’s climate change peril

Islanders set to be world’s first climate refugees as rising sea levels worsen tsunamis, storm surges and heatwaves

20 January 2022 - 20:55 By Kanupriya Kapoor and Gloria Dickie

For Tonga, the tsunami unleashed by Saturday’s volcanic eruption demonstrated some of the ways climate change is threatening the islands’ existence...

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