Olivia Zaleski Talks to Dessima Williams About the Plight of Island Nations

No one on the planet is more vulnerable to the effects of climate change than the citizens of small island nations. In this video report, Olivia Zaleski talks with Dessima Williams, Grenada's ambassador to the United Nations, about the challenges they face, both at home and at COP15."It is not a theoretical, or distant, concern," she explains, "it is in an immediate sense, a matter of physical, social, and economic, survival."

For continuing coverage from COP15 reporter Olivia Zaleski and filmmakers Gabriel London and Peter Buntaine, visit Earthkeeper.org.
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