World Council of Churches

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PLEN 14 May - Kiribati

The presentation by the Rev. Dr Pepine Iosua focuses on how people in Kiribati understand and struggle with the impacts of climate change, especially "sea rise", on the pacific understanding of the creation understanding, and what the reconciling and healing mission of God to these people and to the world at large is.

14 May 2005

I praise God and thank the WCC staff for the privilege to share a Narrative Study Case from the Republic of Kiribati in pertinence to the South Pacific in general.

The presentation focuses on how these people understand and struggle with the impacts of climate change, especially "sea rise", on the pacific understanding of the creation understanding, and what the reconciling and healing mission of God to these people and to the world at large is.

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