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For these Torres Strait Islanders, climate change is already here - and they're urging the government to do more

For generations, Indigenous Australians have thrived in the Torres Strait, but some low-lying islands could become uninhabitable within decades if climate change is not curbed.
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Australia asks UN to dismiss Torres Strait Islanders' claim climate change affects their human rights

The Morrison government has asked the human rights committee of the United Nations to dismiss a landmark claim by a group of Torres Strait Islanders from low-lying islands off the northern coast of Australia that climate change is having an impact on their human rights, according to lawyers for the complainants.

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Torres Strait Islanders take climate change complaint to the United Nations

A group of Torres Strait Islanders from low-lying islands off the northern coast of Australia will on Monday lodge a complaint with the United Nations Human Rights Committee against the Australian government, alleging climate inaction.

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