C12.22 Islands

Session: The Futures of Islands 2

Chairperson: Maciej Jędrusik

Is there a future for atoll island nations in the face of climate change and sea level rise?  

Roger McLean, Physical, Environmental and Mathematical Sciences, University of New South Wales-Canberra


Rebuilding social-ecological systems for a resilient island future:  A case study on  Pongso-no-Tau (Orchid Island, Taiwan)


Huei-Min Tsai, Graduate Institute of Environmental Education, National Taiwan Normal University

The right place. Regional and local models of waste management in the Republic of Maldives

Marcella Schmidt Di Friedberg, Stefano Malatesta, University of Milano Bicocca


The prospect of human ecology on Sea Turtle in Taiwan: Legend and beliefs       

Su Bing Chang, National Taiwan Normal University