island-conservation-invasive-species-preventing-extinctions-palau-pledge-feat

Children of Palau Design Pledge for Ecological Responsibility

The children of Palau have designed a pledge to promote ecological responsibility among locals and visitors. The pledge is the first-of-its kind in terms of immigration laws.

The vibrant lagoons and forests of Palau nourish and shelter a diversity of native wildlife and provide crucial resources to the people of the region. Although Palauan culture has natural resource protections built into it, including sacred laws, stories, and practices, the region’s ecosystem is not immune to human impacts.

island-conservation-invasive-species-preventing-extinctions-palau-pledge-sign-pledge

Tourists must sign the pledge in their passport making Palau the first nation on earth to change their immigration laws for environmental protection.

Palau is an eco-tourism destination. Visitors come to see the breathtaking spectra of ocean blues and forest greens as well as the rare and diverse native wildlife. Tourists unfamiliar with Palau’s sensitive ecosystem may not recognize the significance of their impacts. To share and enhance Palauan values among locals and tourists, the children of Palau have designed a pledge to support ecological integrity. Visitors are required to read and sign the pledge when entering into Palau; this is the first pledge of its kind—it is an immigration law intended to support the natural environment.

Palau president Tommy Remengesau said:

It is our responsibility to show our guests how to respect our island home, just as it is their duty to uphold the signed pledge when visiting.

island-conservation-invasive-species-preventing-extinctions-palau-pledge-sign-pledge

Protecting Palau for future generations mean following the sustainable tourism checklist.

Island Conservation is working with local Palauans on a project to restore some of the nations’ islands. CEO Karen Poiani has enthusiastically signed the pledge. She expressed Island Conservation’s support for the initiative:

We at Island Conservation are inspired and heartened by the children of Palau’s appreciation and respect for their home. We are proud to uphold the values they have articulated in this pledge as we work to prevent extinctions in the region.

Featured photo: Island Conservation CEO Karen Poiani signed the Palau Pledge and you can too. Sign the Pledge

About Sara Kaiser

Sara received a BA in anthropology from UC Santa Cruz in 2014. As a freelance writer and editor, she seeks to produce and highlight stories that support ecological responsibility, body awareness, emotional intelligence, and creative action, and reveal the connections between them.

View All Posts

Follow Island Conservation on Social Media

[ism-social-followers list='fb,tw,li,youtube,instagram' template='ism_template_sf_1' list_align='horizontal' display_counts='false' display_full_name='true' box_align='center' ]

[ism-social-followers list='fb,tw,li,youtube,instagram' template='ism_template_sf_1' list_align='horizontal' display_counts='false' display_full_name='true' box_align='center' ]

Midway Atoll conservation

 

 

 

%d bloggers like this:
Send this to a friend

male stamina pills reviews erectile dysfunction pills over the counter male enhancement ingredients effective black gold male enhancement pills which male enhancement pill wotks best male enhancement formula samples ready man male enhancement review tekmale male enhancement voodoo penis enlargement free spell king size pills for sex extender cup for penis enlargement penes enlargement small light blue pill how does the blue pill work online non perscription ed pills male enhancement consumer reports online erectile dysfunction medicine zytenz male enhancement pil new libido pill natural male enhancement pills otc male size enhancement reviews male enhancement for conceiving what does male sex enhancer pills do hydrochloride drugs what are male enhancers super hard male enhancement pill best oils for penis enlargement hair pills for men male penis enlargement before and after how to correct ed without pills penis size pills review penis enlargememnt pills best pills for stamina during sex alpha plus male enhancement pills reviews 7k pills sex rhino male enhancement reviews imported yohimbe pills for sex best review male erection pills amazon drugs effects natural enhancement for men viagra tablets in singapore dynaball supplement best natural supplement for male libido sildenafil pills progentra male enhancement pills in pakistan does extenze work after 1 pill 10 best male enhancement pills in walmart natural male enhancement t nation libido booster forum e r o pro male enhancement

medi weight loss supplements gm diet plan to lose weight in 7 days top supplements for weight loss diet for depression and weight loss final trim weight loss pills review healthy weight loss diet for transplant patients water pills for quick weight loss what is a health diet for weight loss cheap weight loss pills at walmart three amino acid powder pills weight loss quick start weight loss diet best breastfeeding diet to lose weight gisele bundchen weight loss diet folkholsin weight loss pills best weight loss supplement for belly fat most popular weight loss diet pills best supplements for weight loss for men triphala weight loss pills best organic weight loss supplements weight loss pill called garcinia cambogia what is the best weight loss supplement for men weight loss egg diet before best dyi natural diet to lose weight fast gnc best weight loss supplements joaquin phoenix weight loss joker diet good vegetarian diet for weight loss dr fuhrman weight loss diet military weight loss diet 28 days juice diet detox weight loss weight loss filipino vinegar diet best short term diet for fast weight loss are keto diet pills good weight loss pills for stress what prescription weight loss pills work best free trail weight loss pills vegetarian diets to lose weight fast weight loss pills on tv commercials lose weight fast without exercise or pills reviews on green tea pills for weight loss keto diet dinner recipes with ground beef what are the best weight loss energy pills most popular weight loss pills 2020 benefits of taking weight loss pills quick and easy weight loss pills pills for bloating and weight loss no diet weight loss weight loss 80 diet juice cleanse diet weight loss diet plan for weight loss meditteranean weight loss pills to take while breastfeeding

cbd market cbd boise cbd brothers how to spot fake cbd oil terpenes in cbd oil cbd for pregnant women cbd oil lotion recipe lds and cbd oil silvershadow cbd cbd oil dea cbd oil ga vapor temp of cbd oil cbd oil in brooklyn nox cbd oil skin care cbd wax dabs just cbd gummies ingredients onyx cbd drip cbd lotion drug test why is cbd illegal free cbd oil for veterans cbd tincture for vertigo cbd private label pure cbd oil kentucky aceite de cbd cbd oil sore throat gold harvest cbd gummies ethos cbd serum plus cbd oil spray reviews mail order cbd massage warehouse cbd cbd releaf shop missouri cbd bath bomb cbd how much mg of cbd trump legalizes cbd dilated cbd ultrasound ibis melbourne cbd cbd oil legal status cbd oil stopped working benefits of cbd balm johannesburg cbd rejuvenation cbd norman ok iowa cbd oil dispensary does cbd help with sleep which cbd oil is best for diabetes cbd oil store collinsville illinois is cbd oil illegal in philippines top cbd stocks 2020 cannabis oil for asthma cbd x silver