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Climate Risk Profile-Nauru

Nauru is an isolated, uplifted limestone island located 41 km South of the equator at 0o 32' South latitude and 166o 56' East longitude. It is some 2000 km East-Northeast of Papua New Guinea, 4450 km South-Southeast of the Philippines and an equal distance to the Southwest of Hawaii. The nearest island is Banaba (Ocean Island), 300 km due East, which is part of the Republic of Kiribati. The main islands of Kiribati lie a further 400 km to the East.

530: Implementation of the Strategic Action Programme (SAP) of the Pacific Small Island Developing States (SPREP)

08 Apr 2010


Climate Risk Profile-Nauru.pdf