The public health effects of climate change are very real for the country of Palau.
This site serves as a catalyst for awareness and positive change.

Photo Book

The Palau photo book is a beautiful visual journey to the country of Palau, all the while demonstrating the dangerous effects of climate change on the public health of its citizens. Each vivid page connects the reader directly to the heart and soul of the Palauan culture. Click here for a closer look.

Awareness Campaign

This campaign is designed to raise the awareness level of select target audiences about the public health risks associated with the impacts of global climate change. Primary research was conducted between September 18th, 2010 and October 26th, 2010 measuring awareness levels of citizens of Palau. Click here to view more.


The trouble with modernity is how efficiently it obliterates the troves of age-old knowledge otherwise known as wisdom. The good news from Palau, a Pacific island nation near the Philippines, is that some wise old ways have reasserted themselves to the great benefit of that tiny republic’s fish and reefs, and the people who depend on them. More news.


Global sea level rose about 17 centimeters (6.7 inches) in the last century. The rate in the last decade, however, is nearly double that of the last century. More findings here.

By addressing the factors that cause changes in climate, we can mitigate the effects of climate change." -Dr Mark Keim, CDC