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Hawaiians build homes for volcano evacuees

10 June, 2018. - PAHOA, Hawaii (Reuters) - Hundreds of construction workers hammered together 20 temporary housing units on Saturday for families forced from...

ADB Supports Over $1 Billion in Clean Energy Investments in the Pacific

8 June, 2018. - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will support over $1 billion in energy investments in the Pacific between 2018–2021, including 19 projects...

Armed Police Storm Bau Island to Arrest High Chief

8 June, 2018. - Fjii’s Commissioner of Police, Brigadier General Sitiveni Qiliho, has confirmed that a team of officers were sent to Bau Island...

Fiji Weightlifters Boycott International Events

6 June, 2018. By Rusiate Baleilevuka - Fiji’s 2018 Commonwealth Games lone gold medalist and weightlifter Eileen Cikamatana and 21 other weightlifters from Levuka have decided...
AP This photo provided by US Geological Survey shows an ocean entry at Kapoho Bay, Hawaii on Tuesday. Lava destroyed hundreds of homes in mostly rural Hawaii area overnight, a county spokeswoman said.

Hawaii volcano lava destroys hundreds of homes overnight

6 June, 2018. Lava from the Kilauea volcano destroyed hundreds of homes in a mostly rural area on the Big Island of Hawaii overnight....

PNG’s New Data Portal First of Many for Pacific Region

6 June, 2018. - There is a need to have environmental and other data centrally stored and shared throughout the Pacific Island region. The...

Tui Atua Tupua Tamasese Efi to open ‘Wisdom Talks’

6 June, 2018. By Ilaitia Turagabeci - Traditional wisdom holders in the Pacific converge in Fiji’s capital Suva, next week in a bid to capture knowledge...

Saudi Arabia issues first driver’s licences to women

5 June, 2018. - Saudi Arabia has issued the first driving licences to 10 women as it prepares to lift the world's only ban...

A Call for LGBTQI Inclusion in the Pacific

3 June, 2018. - Last week on 28th May, members of the LGBTQI (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Intersex) movement in the Pacific,...

43rd session of ACP-EU Council of Ministers: both sides commit to enhance their cooperation

3 June, 2018. - The annual meeting of Ministers from the European Union and the countries in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific was...