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COURTESY ANGEL URENA Former Hawaii Gov. John Waihee, far left, encouraged Bill Clinton to visit the Hokule‘a, according to Polynesian Voyaging Society spokeswoman Sonja Swenson Rogers.

Former President Clinton tours Hokule‘a

16 July, 2017. By Marcel Honoré. Former U.S. President Bill Clinton toured the Hokule‘a at Sand Island today, about a month after the Hawaiian voyaging...

Recycling Tips for Samoa

Are you curious about what you can recycle in Samoa? We don’t have the big recycling options that major population centres have, but we can...
The tiny Pacific island nation of Palau

Palau: on the frontline of climate change in the South Pacific

7 July, 2017. By Umberto Bacchi Rome -  To see the frontline of climate change, Tommy Remengesau, President of Palau, a small island nation in the...

GCF Perspectives – Ambassador Aliioaiga Feturi Elisaia of Samoa

SONGDO, 14 JUL 2017 - On occasion of the GCF Structured Dialogue with the Pacific, taking place in Tongatapu, Tonga from 18–21 July, the...

Prime Minister opens world symposium on climate change

6 July, 2017. Samoa -  “Samoa has been at the forefront of regional and global climate change impacts and adaptation advocacy campaign.” The statement comes from...
One of the first three projects will be deployed on the Cook Islands. Image: Wikipedia

ADB rolls out $200m renewables package for 11 Pacific islands

26 June, 2017. By Ian Clover. Pacific Islands. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has announced a $200 million finance package for the support and...

Climate change insurance for the Pacific

26 June, 2017. Samoa - Climate change insurance facilities for the Pacific was the focus of the seminar which opened in Apia yesterday. The...

Samoa Youth Envirobassadors making a difference in their community

25 June, 2017. Samoa - Jorim Paul Phillips of Faatuatua Christian College and the Envirobassadors, are setting the standard for Samoa youth leadership in...
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Polynesian Voyaging Society concludes tour of eight World Heritage marine sites

10 May, 2017. Polynesia - At their best, World Heritage marine sites are like time capsules that provide a glimpse into the oceans of our...

The heart of who we are.

12 June, 2016. Samoa - In Falease’ela they will tell you the story of Sina Fatulua, the Queen of two hearts and guardian of...