Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Takara-Village-in-Vanuatu-27MZIFJJYBREH.htmlConceptually similarChild Playing in Original Location of Takara VillageGP0STQVK4Completed★★★★Children Playing in Original Location of Takara VillageGP0STQVJSCompleted★★★★Takara Village in VanuatuGP0STQVK6Completed★★★★Child on Beach near Takara VillageGP0STQVJQCompleted★★★★Child on Beach near Takara VillageGP0STQVK3Completed★★★★Jon Kortajarena in Takara VillageGP0STQVK7Completed★★★★Child in Takara VillageGP0STQVJTReadyForCataloguing★★★★Child Playing in Original Location of Takara VillageGP0STQVJPCompleted★★★★★★Climate Change Impacts in VanuatuGP0STQVJWCompleted★★★★View AllGP0STQVK5Takara Village in VanuatuA child plays in the new location of Takara village. The community of Takara village was affected by great tides and its location had to be changed to avoid disappearing under the waters of the South Pacific. Climate change is already affecting this remote region of the planet. Vanuatu is an area that, because of its location, is exposed to all kinds of natural disasters that are aggravated by climate change. Vanuatu's temperature is increasing, the rainy season has decreased, the sea level has risen, and its waters have become acidified.In original language:Cambio Climatico en VanuatuLa comunidad de Takara Village se vio afectada por grandes mareas y su ubicación tuvo que ser cambiada para no desaparecer bajo las aguas del pacifico Sur. El punto de la fotografía antes era la ubicación del pueblo. La Repu´blica de Vanuatu (antiguas Nuevas He´bridas) es un archipie´lago de 83 islas del oce´ano Paci´fico sur. Su capital es Port Vila. 65 de las 83 islas no esta´n habitadas. En 2015 y 2016, Naciones Unidas ha clasificado a Vanuatu como el pai´s con mayor riesgo del mundo frente a los desastres naturales. Su temperatura esta en aumento, el periodo de lluvias ha disminuido, ha subido el nivel del mar, se han acidificado sus aguas.En 2005 los habitantes del pueblo de Tegua, en la Isla de Torres se convirtieron en los primeros habitantes del planeta en ser desplazados por la subida del nivel del mar.Locations:Efate-Melanesia-Takara-VanuatuDate:9 May, 2017Credit:© Pedro Armestre / GreenpeaceMaximum size:6000px X 4000pxRestrictions:No FundraisingKeywords:Children-Climate (campaign title)-Climate change-Climate change impacts-Day-Displaced people-Domestic dogs-Houses-KWCI (GPI)-Local population-One person-Outdoors-Palm trees-Victims-VillagesShoot:Climate Change Impacts in VanuatuDuring an expedition to the Republic of Vanuatu in the South Pacific, Greenpeace documents the effects that climate change has already had on this remote region of the planet. Vanuatu is an area that, because of its location, is exposed to all kinds of natural disasters that are aggravated by climate change. In fact, during the team's stay, cyclone Donna, category 4 on a scale of 5, impacted the archipelago despite being out of the usual tropical cyclone season. According to experts, this type of extreme weather phenomena occurs more and more frequently and intensely as a result of climate change.The Republic of Vanuatu is an archipelago of 83 islands in the South Pacific Ocean. In 2015 and 2016, the United Nations ranked Vanuatu as the world's most at risk country in the face of natural disasters.Its temperature is increasing, the rainy season has decreased, the sea level has risen, and its waters have become acidified.