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December 2010 Blog Posts (26)

Fighting for survival in Cancun - Pelenise video interview


Added by Stacey King on December 8, 2010 at 4:57pm — No Comments

Farewell to Reefs, Salt Ponds and Milkfish - Kiritimati Island

November 30, 2010, 5:57 pm By STUART SANDIN New York Times - Scientist At Work

Roadside salt ponds of Kiritimati Island. These ponds are home to productive milkfish fisheries for the island residents.
Stuart Sandin…

Added by Stacey King on December 8, 2010 at 4:37pm — No Comments

Free public access computers possible for Pacific

ABC RADIO PACIFIC BEAT Updated December 7, 2010 17:53:14

Free public access computers for children could soon be coming to the Pacific.

India's Hole In The Wall company is expecting final approval from the Ministry of External affairs early next year.

That will see free computer 'learning stations' installed in Fiji, PNG, Nauru, Kiribati and Vanuatu.

The project began as an experiment a decade ago ... placing a single computer in the wall of a New Delhi slum, then…


Added by Stacey King on December 8, 2010 at 9:38am — No Comments

Look back at Banaban history - Rabi Island Fiji

FIJI TIMES ONLINE Serafina Silaitoga Wednesday, December 08, 2010

MAINTAINING strong links with their history, the Banaban community will next week remember the arrival of their ancestors on the island of Rabi.

With an organised weeklong festival, the people of Rabi will hold traditional activities to remember their ancestors.

Islander Terikano Takesau said islanders from around the country and abroad have already arrived for the annual event. "It's a special day for us…


Added by Stacey King on December 8, 2010 at 9:36am — 1 Comment

Chilean Troops open fire as Rapa Nui (Easter Island) land conflict escalates

ABC RADIO PACIFIC BEAT Updated December 7, 2010 09:28:59

An excellent radio interveiw with our good friend Prof Grant McCall who is an expert on Easter Island. He is talking from Suva, Fiji regarding the Escalating Fight on Rapa Nui (EASTER ISLAND) by Chilean troops over traditional land. Grant will be arriving on Rabi this weekend for 15…


Added by Stacey King on December 7, 2010 at 11:00am — No Comments

Taian Mate iaon Rambi

Ti a kaotia ma te nanokawai ba atia ni weteai man te maiu aei Raratu Buren ao Nei Reiango Are. Raratu e motirawa i Savusavu i mwiin wenena n aoraki. E kaiaki rabatana i Rambi.

Nei Reiango e motirawa n te O-n-aorai i Nuku n te Kaonobong 4/12/2010 ngkebong ao e kaweneai rabatana n aia auti ana aro i Nadoi.

Taeka n rainanoanga nakoia utu ae a taonaki n te rawawata inanon buaia raoia aika a tangiraki. Akea ae ona n anganira raun nanora bon ti Te Atua.

Added by Biara Touakin on December 5, 2010 at 5:05am — No Comments

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