Reclaim the Sea

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  • When island nations drown, who owns their seas?


    As climate change jeopardizes the huge ocean claims of tiny nations, experts propose some bold legal solutions By Latif Nasser, in BostonGlobe | OCTOBER 19, 2014 OVER THE PAST several years, it’s become clear that one of the starkest potential effects of climate change is the existential threat that rising […]

  • Financialization, sustainability and the right to the island: A critique of acronym models of island development


    By Eric Clark, in Journal of Marine and Island Cultures, Volume 2, Issue 2, December 2013, Pages 128–136. The paper is open access and can be found here. Abstract The penetration of financialization into the biocultural geographies of islands builds upon processes of commodification and privatization of environments, entailing enclosures of resource […]