Papua New Guinea will join hands with its Pacific neighboring countries to strengthen and amplify the voices of the Pacific calling for global action to address climate change.

Climate Change and Development Authority’s Managing Director Mr. Ruel Yamuna said this in Mt. Hagen, Western Highlands Province at the official opening of the regional workshop today at the Highlander Hotel on the Green Climate Fund (GCF) and the review of the Climate Change Management) Act, 2015.

He also echoed this following calls from our Pacific Small Islands Developing States (PSIDS) leaders, to reaffirm their commitment to taking ambitious transformative actions to address the underlying causes and impacts of global climate change during the recent Climate Action Pacific Partnership (CAPP) meetings in Suva, Fiji.