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PNA CEO Ludwig Kumoru told participants from Marshall Islands, Papua New Guinea, Kiribati, and Federated States of Micronesia at Monday's opening that PNA's aim is to "bring wealth from the fishery to both governments and people (in PNA member ...
The Fulbright-National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellowship is a component of the Fulbright Program, the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S.
Lead archaeologist Kristen Baker of History Flight Inc. exposes the remains of Medal of Honor recipient, First Lt. Alexander Bonnyman, Jr.
Indian passport holders took third place at 221. South Africa is not alone in this. In the past 20 years, seven countries had their New Zealand visa waiver status suspended: Indonesia, Thailand, Zimbabwe, Kiribati, Nauru, Tuvalu and the Czech Republic.

"The government of Kiribati has purchased 20 square kilometres of farmland on our second major island, Vanua Levu, to guarantee the food security of its people, and they are already growing root crops there.
Lead archaeologist Kristen Baker of History Flight Inc. exposes the remains of Medal of Honor recipient, First Lt. Alexander Bonnyman, Jr.
This role is offered through the Australian Volunteers for International Development (AVID) program, an Australian government initiative.
CANCC consists of the five low-lying atoll states of Kiribati, Maldives, Republic of Marshall Islands, Tokelau and Tuvalu and was formed to highlight urgent action that must be taken to assist the most vulnerable countries in the world and their ...
Close to 5000 metric tonnes (mt) of general cargoes were off loaded at Suva Port last week and this week. Nicholas Chandra of Pacific Agency Fiji Limited said two of their vessels MV Kiribati Chief and MV Coral Chief arrived last week. The MV Kiribati ...
As part of a national tour, Kiribati Minister for Labour and Human Resources Development Ruateki Tekaiara met Tukituki MP Craig Foss yesterday to discuss opportunities provided to Kiribatians through the Recognised Seasonal Employer (RSE) scheme ...
Just last week I was in Kiribati and there are deep concerns about the current drought and the fact that a lot of the village water supplies are running dry and that because of the coastal erosion those wells are also becoming increasingly brackish ...
The one-man "Cows Over the World" DXpedition has ended -- prematurely, abruptly, and on a sour note. Tom Callas, KC0W, reported that a theft this week in Kiribati has left him with nothing. He told The Daily DX http://www.dailydx.com/ that his Cows ...
The European Union and Kiribati have signed an agreement for a $US5.6 million energy project. The project is framed in the EU-New Zealand energy partnership that has delivered renewable energy projects in Tuvalu, Samoa, the Cook Islands and Kiribati.
A developing country, Kiribati looks to fishing revenue, overseas development assistance, and remittances to sustain its development, and climate change exacerbates this inequality by drawing resources to implement additional adaptation programs.
The European Union and Kiribati have signed an agreement for a $US5.6 million energy project. The project is framed in the EU-New Zealand energy partnership that has delivered renewable energy projects in Tuvalu, Samoa, the Cook Islands and Kiribati.

"Everything I own was stolen on 28 September from here in Kiribati," Callas posted on his QRZ.com page. "They took all the radios, computers, amplifiers, antennas, coax, everything.
The Kiribati Chief Justice Sir John Muria has sworn in Naatan Teewe as the new justice minister. The Kiribati Independent reports that Mr Naatan was Attorney General before taking up his new role.
The accounts are contained in a report by the Catholic aid agency Caritas, which will be released next week. Speaking from Kiribati, the executive director of Caritas New Zealand, Julianne Hickey, told Jamie Tahana it will add a human face to the ...
Eight Fire Fighters from Kiribati have completed their two weeks Auxiliary Fire Fighting Course with Airports Fiji Limited.
This is after the EU and Kiribati signed a Euro 3.7 million ($F8m) energy project last Wednesday which is framed in the EU-NZ Pacific energy partnership that was established at the Pacific Energy Summit in 2013.
Water supplies on Kiribati's main island, Tarawa, are struggling as a long-lasting dry spell continues with no end in sight.
The Pacific island nation of Kiribati, considered to be among the world's most vulnerable to the effects of climate change, has installed solar on four government-owned facilities, as part of an effort to "walk the talk" and cut its dependence on ...
Members of the congregation, in a general assembly last week, voted to approve a new name, the Kiribati Uniting Church, despite earlier protests.
Eight firefighters from Kiribati yesterday completed their two-week Auxiliary Fire Fighting Course with Airports Fiji Limited.
A World Bank project involving large scale solar panels which was launched in Tarawa on Friday is expected to save the Kiribati government $US290,000 in fuel bills. In a statement, the bank says this is the equivalent of 230,000 litres less diesel used ...
President Taneti Maamau of Kiribati addresses the general debate of the General Assembly's seventy-first session. UN Photo/CIA Pak.
Kiribati President Taneti Maamu told the U.N. General Assembly on Thursday that he "quite sad that though that this is the last general debate of our beloved secretary-general.
Supporters of an unsuccessful election candidate in Kiribati claim the winner of the South Tarawa seat Kourabi Nenem was involved in treating.
Kiribati, a tiny nation on a chain of 33 atolls and reef islands in the South Pacific, could be the first entire country eliminated by climate change.
According to the EU, the project is framed in the European Union-New Zealand energy partnership that was established at the Pacific Energy Summit in 2013, which has delivered renewable energy projects in Tuvalu, Samoa, the Cook Islands and Kiribati.
Update: 2:55PM THE European Union has been and will remain a reliable partner of Kiribati, says EU ambassador to the Pacific, H.E Andrew Jacobs.
Outside of her work at PVCC, Preston-Ortiz is the vocalist of the Dina Preston Band, with whom she has performed for troops and other countries over the years, most recently with a trip to Fiji and Kiribati on behalf of the U.S. Embassy Suva. While her ...
The European Union and Kiribati have signed an agreement for a $US5.6 million energy project. The project is framed in the EU-New Zealand energy partnership that has delivered renewable energy projects in Tuvalu, Samoa, the Cook Islands and Kiribati.
The festival features five world premieres, which includes Kiribati and Bali to Bengaluru's Vrishabhavathy and Arkavathy rivers.
DiCaprio, whose foundation has donated millions towards marine conservation, also spoke of the looming human catastrophe in the South Pacific if global warming continued unchecked.
students from Tuvalu who graduated from medical school in Cuba are expected to undergo their internship training with Kiribati's Health Ministry next year. Health Secretary Teatao Tiira told Radio Kiribati News the new graduates will join their fellow ...
Still, Global fishing Watch has seen some initial success: After a tuna-fishing boat was seen illegally fishing in a protected area controlled by Kiribati, a Pacific island nation, the nation was able to levy a $1 million fine against the vessel's ...
'I also recently visited Palau and met with the leaders of Kiribati, two island nations in the South Pacific that are feeling the impacts of a warming climate right now,' he added.
Callas said he will remain in Fiji until he starts his T30COW operation from Western Kiribati, September 24-October 24. He has been issued 3D2KOW for a Fiji DXpedition in 2017.
... Consultation on Prevention of Violence Against women and Girls" the meeting was the first time UN Women has organized a large gathering of practitioners and experts from Fiji, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, Tonga, Kiribati, Papua New Guinea, and Samoa.
Still, Global fishing Watch has seen some initial success: After a tuna-fishing boat was seen illegally fishing in a protected area controlled by Kiribati, a Pacific island nation, the nation was able to levy a $1 million fine against the vessel's ...
He has also met with leaders of the island nations of Palau and Kiribati, whose communities are threatened by the rising tides.
students from Kiribati and Tuvalu are the latest group to graduate from Airports Fiji Ltd's aerodrome flight information service training yesterday.
The actor, who just premiered his new documentary Before the Flood at the Toronto Film Festival, spoke about the catastrophe he believes global warming will inflict on South-Pacific nations.
The women's activist and lawyer from Fiji now works for the Asian Development Bank, helping to ensure aid projects in the Pacific are designed to empower women.
"The government of Kiribati is committed to building fiscal resilience and promoting private sector growth to create more jobs," said Minister for finance and Economic Development Hon Teuea Toatu.
PACIFIC island leaders love telling sob stories about global warming drowning their islands, and no wonder. You'd cry for cash, too, if you had Australia ...
Here's how it works: When boat owners need crew, they pay brokers abroad or in Honolulu to bring the men from overseas - mostly from Indonesia, The Philippines, Vietnam and the tiny Pacific island nation of Kiribati. It can take weeks to coordinate ...


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