While the Hawaiian islands are one of the most isolated places on earth, we are not without our neighbors in the Pacific. 

Next month from April 4-6, representatives from these Pacific islands will gather at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa for the “Waves of Change” conference to share findings related to climate change and its many implications and discuss how these findings must be addressed by the Pacific island community, Hawai‘i and the rest of the world.

Read more here: http://www.kaleo.org/features/waves-of-change-conference-engaging-with-the-pacific-community/article_58d37760-8b96-11e2-90a1-001a4bcf6878.html