Action Against Climate Change (A2C2) - youth generated content 'voices of youth' - Tuvalu: Water and Drought (video)

This 6 minute documentary explores how climate change is affecting drought and access to water and drought. Rising sea levels have led to saltwater intrusions, affecting groundwater, the main source for the daily freshwater needs for Tuvaluans. This video was developed by the Action Against Climate Change (A2C2), a Pacific Media Assistance Scheme (PACMAS) initiative showcasing 'voices of youth' to raise awareness about local climate change solutions.

Project Leader Kate Raseta

File Type: SD .MP4 file File Size: 35MB

Produced by Onorina Saukelo and  students of the University of the South Pacific (USP) for a Pacific Media Assistance Scheme (PACMAS) initiative, with funding from the Australian Government's Pacific-Australia Climate Change Science and Adaptation Planning Initiative. A2C2 is implemented by Apidae Development Innovations. PACMAS is funded by the Australian Government and managed by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC).

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Detailed Descriptions
050210 - Pacific Peoples Environmental Knowledge, 040603 - Hydrogeology, 050203 - Environmental Education and Extension, 040104 - Climate Change Processes, 040608 - Surfacewater Hydrology, 050101 - Ecological Impacts of Climate Change;
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© Commonwealth of Australia 2013. This may be reproduced in full, not part, for any educational or non-commercial purpose, and attributed to the Pacific Media Assistance Scheme (PACMAS).
Contributors: Dr Ian Weber, Eliki Drugunulevu, George Toganivalu, Priya Chand, Salanieta Ledua, Sefanaia Ravatu, Simi Taasi, Sharon Tohaimae, Diana Salili, Fetalia Gagaeolo Collaborating Organisations: Pacific Media Assistance Scheme, Apidae Development Innovations; ABC International Development, Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Australian Government Department of the Environment, USP, EU Global Change Alliance, Pacific Centre for Environment and Sustainable Development (PACE-SD) Lead Researcher: Onorina Saukelo, University of South Pacific (USP)
Saukelo, O. 2013, Action Against Climate Change Tuvalu: Safe Water Scarcity. online video, ABC International, Produced by Onorina Saukelo and students of the University of the South Pacific for the Pacific Media Assistance Scheme (PACMAS),,
Kate Raseta