President Donald Trump opposed the Obama-era deal but Australian Prime Minister ultimately convinced him to uphold it.
A refugee resettlement deal with Australia, described by President Trump as "dumb", will go ahead as planned, says Australia's Foreign Minister
Reports of abuse and self harm on Manus Island have drawn criticism from the U.N. and human rights groups.
New data shows 73 percent of the world's islands will be threatened by aridity by 2050.
She is currently living with her family in community detention in Australia.
Around 250 asylum seekers face deportation to remote Pacific islands.