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  • 05 September 2014 Samoa creates UN history with US$1.9 billion pledges in sustainable development partnerships
    By Online Editor 4:34 pm GMT+12, 04/09/2014, Samoa   By PACNEWS Editor, Makereta Komai in Samoa   As the curtain falls on the 3rd Global conference on Small Island Developin...Read the rest
  • 05 September 2014 Women invest 90% back into communities - International Trade Centre
    Islands Business from SIDS Live: Friday, 05 September 2014 APIA, Samoa ----Women put back 90 per cent of their earnings into the community compared to 40 per cent with men. It’s...Read the rest
  • 05 September 2014 New Pacific Partnership To Fight Non-Communicable Diseases Launched
    NCD crisis means ‘business as usual’ is not enough NUKU‘ALOFA, Tonga (Matangi Tonga, Sept. 3, 2014) – A new Pacific Partnership aimed to prevent and control non-communic...Read the rest
  • 04 September 2014 Samoa leads five Pacific Island nations in signing up to the Pacific Mangroves Charter
    Islands Business from IUCN: Thursday, 04 September 2014 Apia, Samoa ---- Environment Ministers of five Pacific Island countries – Federated States of Micronesia, Marshall Islands, P...Read the rest
  • 04 September 2014 Push hard to enjoy trade
    Solomon Star: Thursday, 04 September 2014 The region has been urged to push hard to engage and enjoy the benefits of trade through PACER Plus (Pacific Agreement on Closer Economic Relatio...Read the rest
  • 04 September 2014 Stronger together – Pacific NCD Partnership for a Multi-sector Approach to Prevent and Control NCDs
    The Jet Newspaper: Thursday, 04 September 2014 The burden of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) on small island developing states (SIDS) is well documented. Sadly it does not look like it w...Read the rest
  • 03 September 2014 Tonga a world leader in seabed minerals law
    Solomon Star: Wednesday, 03 September 2014 SPC - The Kingdom of Tonga last month became the first country in the world to put in place a law that manages seabed mineral activities within ...Read the rest
  • 03 September 2014 World Bank comments the creation of the Pacific Ocean Alliance
    Islands Business: Wednesday, 03 September 2014 APIA, Samoa ---- The launching of the Pacific Ocean Alliance under the leadership of the Pacific Islands Forum has won praise from the World...Read the rest
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