Climate change tops agenda at Forum Meeting

Vanuatu Daily Post – Climate change, labour mobility and West Papua were some of the issues that Vanuatu was part of in discussions during the Pacific Islands Forum meeting in Nauru. Foreign Affairs Minister, Ralph Regenvanu, who is part of…
6.2-magnitude Earthquake Hits Vanuatu

A 6.2-magnitude earthquake with a dept of 10km which struck Vanuatu near south Pentecost yesterday has caused damage in some areas. A local from Ranwas village in south Pentecost reported cracks in the soil and displacement of rocks, following the earthquake.…
Diplomasi Fiji dan “Talanoa” untuk perubahan iklim

Wawancara Lars Ursin dari 2°C dengan Profesor Elisabeth Holland dari Universitas Pasifik Selatan, Fiji. Kawasan Kepulauan Pasifik sudah mulai menghadapi konsekuensi perubahan iklim. Namun mereka tidak menyerah. Sebaliknya, mereka semakin gigih dalam memperjuangkan kehidupan mereka, melalui diplomasi internasional dalam isu…
Perpindahan penduduk, koalisi Pasifik diperlukan

Funafuti, Jubi – Saat ini adalah waktu yang tepat untuk membentuk koalisi besar antara para pemimpin Pasifik, agar bisa mengatasi persoalan migrasi dan perpindahan masyarakat akibat perubahan iklim, disimpulkan sebuah konferensi pekan lalu. Koalisi itu diharapkan tidak hanya mencakup Pemerintah Kepulauan…
Yamuna new head of climate change authority

By LUKE KAMA, The National PNG THE Government has appointed Ruel Yamuna as managing director for the Climate Change and Development Authority for a period of four years. Yamuna was among the seven heads of State agencies who signed their…
Dua negara Kepulauan Pasifik di garis depan dampak perubahan iklim

Nukuʻalofa, Jubi – Menteri Pasifik Selandia Baru, Apito William Sio menyampaikan Kiribati dan Tuvalu bagaikan burung kenari di tambang batu bara yang akan memicu alarm pertama dampak perubahan iklim. Menteri Sio menyebutkan dua negara di Kepulauan Pasifik tersebut, sebagai contoh utama…

World Maritime News – Over the next few decades, defining an optimal response to the challenges of climate change and rising sea levels will be at the forefront of the dredging industry’s agenda. Royal IHC’s manager R&D, Erik van der Blom,…

NALYSIS: By Rod Campbell, Asia Pacific Repot NZ As much of the world watched the G20 last week, another leaders’ summit was on in Fiji. Fiji will chair the next UN climate conference in November. Pacific leaders gathered in Suva…
We will never abandon you: Bainimarama

TALEBULA KATE, Fiji Times Online, Monday, July 03, 2017 Update: 2:02PM WE will never abandon you, just as we will continue to fight for justice for every single vulnerable person on earth. Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama made the   comment while…