Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner

Kathy is a Marshall Islander poet and spoken word artist. She received international acclaim through her opening performance at the 2014 United Nations Climate Summit. She co-founded non-profit Jo-Jikum dedicated to empowering Marshallese youth to seek solutions to climate change. She received her Master’s in Pacific Island Studies from the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa.

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