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Kiribati Must Urgently Prioritize Sanitation To Save Lives – UN Expert
Tarawa/Geneva (25 July 2012) – The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the right to water and sanitation, Catarina de Albuquerque, called on the Government of Kiribati to address the human…Continue
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ABC RADIO AUSTRALIA - Pacific Beat
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FIJI TIMES ONLINE Salaseini Vosamana Wednesday, July 25, 2012
THE construction of the Rabi Jetty on Vanua Levu is expected to be completed by next week.
Fiji Roads Authority spokesman Mike Rudge said yesterday work on the jetty would stimulate economic activity for the Banaban people.
"The contractors of the $3 million project recently experienced delays in the overseas procurement of material and that's why work is still in…
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UN expert on right to safe drinking water and sanitation heads to Kiribati
TARAWA / GENEVA (20 July 2012) – United Nations Special Rapporteur Catarina de Albuquerque continues her country missions in the Pacific and will visit Kiribati from 23 to 26 July 2012 to examine the situation of the human right to water and sanitation. Her mission will…Continue
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FIJI TIMES ONLINE Kuini Waqasavou Monday, July 16, 2012
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THE JET ONLINE - FIJI COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER
Good start!" That was the comment from the Minister of Education Mr. Filipe Bole after the Fijian delegation to the 11th Pacific Festival of the Arts was accorded a traditional welcome by the Fiji community in Honiara last Saturday (30/06/12).
"For us, you know it was just like coming home. They have prepared the reception very well. They made the arrival here more like a home arrival", Minister Bole said. The 120 plus delegation from…Continue
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ABC RADIO AUSTRALIA - PACIFIC BEAT Updated 4 July 2012, 9:57 AEST
Water and sanitation issues in Nauru are complex and challenging.…Continue
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The main item in our radio programme today will be about RCL's rehabilitation roadmap and their recent trip to Kiribati. Cr. Manate Tabakea will be provide the necessary information on this topic. The programme will also feature music from Titau Chet, a renowned musician, who passed away last Tuesday. I am also delighted to inform you of an emerging artist, Biara Touakin, who has kindly provided 2 tracks from his album to be played on Banan Rabi tonight.
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Tevita Vuibau Saturday, June 30, 2012
FOR 15 students of Rabi High School on Vanua Levu showcasing their culture at the 11th Festival of Pacific Arts is a twofold…Continue
ABC RADIO AUSTRALIA - Pacific Beat Updated 26 June 2012, 17:07 AEST
Another traditional Fijian fishing ban, or tabu, has been placed on an area of sea off the coast of the second main island, Vanua Levu.…Continue
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ABC RADIO Pacific Beat - Thu, 21 Jun 2012 16:35:18 +1000
Nauru has become the first Pacific nation to formalise the seasonal worker scheme with Australia which comes in to effect next month.
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ABC RADIO AUSTRALIA - Pacific Beat - Updated18 June 2012, 15:17 AEST
A largely unknown part of Pacific history is being celebrated in music, dance and drama at the Oceania Centre for Arts, Culture, and Pacific Studies at the University of the South Pacific in Fiji.…Continue
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FIJI TIMES ONLINE Serafina Silaitoga Friday, June 15, 2012
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PACIFIC BEAT ABC RADIO AUSTRALIA Updated 14 June 2012, 11:10 AEST
The Rabi Council of Leaders has denied there are plans to re-open phosphate mining on Banaba Island in Kiribati.
Listen to Radio Interview:…Continue