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"IS Fiji's economic growth from tourism benefiting all Fijians?" asks Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association president Dixon Seeto.  Monday's Parliament Speaker's Debate focused on the topic, "Is Fiji's economic growth benefiting all Fijians?", however panellist Mr Seeto, during his presentation, changed the topic slightly to argue for the topic he was most passionate about, tourism.

"IS Fiji's economic growth from tourism benefiting all Fijians?" asks Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association president Dixon Seeto. Monday's Parliament Speaker's Debate focused on the topic, "Is Fiji's economic growth benefiting all Fijians?", however panellist Mr Seeto, during his presentation, changed the topic slightly to argue for the topic he was most passionate about, tourism.

The Cook Islands are in the South Pacific Ocean, about half way between Hawaii and New Zealand.

The Cook Islands are in the South Pacific Ocean, about half way between Hawaii and New Zealand.

The culture and people of the Pacific Island nation Tokelau. by pooria Koleyni, via Flickr

The culture and people of the Pacific Island nation Tokelau. by pooria Koleyni, via Flickr

Floods in Fiji. Pacific island nations are particularly vulnerable to rising sea levels, and Frank Bainimarama, the Fijian president, has written to Trump to urge him to stay in the Paris deal.

Worried world urges Trump not to pull out of Paris climate agreement

Floods in Fiji. Pacific island nations are particularly vulnerable to rising sea levels, and Frank Bainimarama, the Fijian president, has written to Trump to urge him to stay in the Paris deal.

Read on to find 21 interesting and surprising things about the Pacific island nation of Fiji. Taken at Hilton Fiji Resort | Fiji with kids

21 Interesting Things about FIJI

Read on to find 21 interesting and surprising things about the Pacific island nation of Fiji. Taken at Hilton Fiji Resort | Fiji with kids

Non-Profit is Bringing a Youth Training Center to the Pacific Island Nation of Vanuatu

Non-Profit is Bringing a Youth Training Center to the Pacific Island Nation of Vanuatu

The Vanuatu Pacifica Foundation is a non-profit created by Paul D. Miller (aka DJ Spooky) that is building a youth training and art center in the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu. Located on the is…

14 Pacific ​​Island Nations Negotiate World's First Climate Treaty to Ban Fossil Fuels. As coastal erosion and sea level rise eats away the Solomon Islands due to climate change, the Pacific island nations are considering the world's first international treaty that would ban or phase out fossil fuels and set goals for renewables.

14 Pacific ​​Island Nations Negotiate World's First Climate Treaty to Ban Fossil Fuels. As coastal erosion and sea level rise eats away the Solomon Islands due to climate change, the Pacific island nations are considering the world's first international treaty that would ban or phase out fossil fuels and set goals for renewables.

Pacific island nations under threat from rising seas have warned that climate talks in Paris represent the “last chance” to save them from obliteration.  https://www.reddit.com/r/worldnews/comments/3koh03/climate_change_talks_in_paris_our_last_chance_say/

'This is not politics, it's survival': the Pacific islands fighting climate change

Pacific island nations under threat from rising seas have warned that climate talks in Paris represent the “last chance” to save them from obliteration. https://www.reddit.com/r/worldnews/comments/3koh03/climate_change_talks_in_paris_our_last_chance_say/

Will Pacific Island Nations Disappear as Seas Rise? Maybe Not

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Pacific Island nations are reportedly considering the world's first treaty to ban fossil fuels, which would require signatories to work toward renewable energy targets and prohibit any expansion of fossil fuel mines.

Pacific Island nations are reportedly considering the world's first treaty to ban fossil fuels, which would require signatories to work toward renewable energy targets and prohibit any expansion of fossil fuel mines.

Will Pacific Island Nations Disappear as Seas Rise? Maybe Not

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✮ The Republic of Palau - One day I'll get here!!!!

✮ The Republic of Palau - One day I'll get here!!!!

PACIFIC OCEAN (June 20, 2011) The guided-missile frigate Reuben James (FFG 57) returns to homeport after a 5-month deployment in the western Pacific Ocean. Reuben James conducted fisheries patrols in the exclusive economic zones of various Pacific Island nations and integrated operations with coalition partners. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Sean Furey/Released)

PACIFIC OCEAN (June 20, 2011) The guided-missile frigate Reuben James (FFG 57) returns to homeport after a 5-month deployment in the western Pacific Ocean. Reuben James conducted fisheries patrols in the exclusive economic zones of various Pacific Island nations and integrated operations with coalition partners. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Sean Furey/Released)

From tiny Pacific island nations to America's largest cities, a look at the impacts already being felt from climate change around the world.

38 Powerful Photos of the World Feeling the Impact of Climate Change

From tiny Pacific island nations to America's largest cities, a look at the impacts already being felt from climate change around the world.