Tuvalu turns to metaverse as rising seas threaten existence
Publication/Creation DateNovember 15 2022
DescriptionReuters reports that "Tuvalu plans to build a digital version of itself, replicating islands and landmarks and preserving its history and culture, as rising sea levels threaten to submerge the tiny Pacific island nation".
Tuvalu's Foreign Minister Simon Kofe states that "only considered global effort can ensure that Tuvalu does not move permanently online and disappear forever from the physical plane".
Date archivedDecember 12 2022
Last editedDecember 12 2022