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Torres Strait Islanders win key ask after climate complaint

Torres Strait Islanders after sea surge

The Australian government has promised $25 million in climate adaptation spending for the Torres Strait – a key ask of a group of eight islanders who brought a world-first human rights complaint over the Canberra’s climate inaction. The money will be used to construct seawalls, repair and maintain jetties and …

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