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  1. Tourism in Kerala bolstered by ETA-enabled visa on arrival facilityRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Newkerala.com

    ... Mexico, Myanmar, New Zealand, Niue, Norway, Oman, Palestine, Papua & New Guinea, the Philippines, Republic of Kiribati, Republic of Korea , Republic of Marshall Islands, Republic of Nauru, Republic of Palau, Russia, Samoa, Singapore, Solomon ...

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  2. Vulnerable nations urged to craft climate migration policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | AlertNet

    ... as she sits in the sea just off Bikeman islet, located off South Tarawa in the central Pacific island nation of Kiribati on May 25, 2013. REUTERS/David Gray LIMA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Countries vulnerable to extreme weather and rising seas ...

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  3. Vulnerable nations urged to craft climate migration policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | AlertNet

    ... as she sits in the sea just off Bikeman islet, located off South Tarawa in the central Pacific island nation of Kiribati on May 25, 2013. REUTERS/David Gray LIMA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Countries vulnerable to extreme weather and rising seas ...

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  4. Nation being devoured by seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | CNN

    The U.N.'s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change identified Kiribati as one of the six Pacific island nations that "face a serious threat of permanent inundation from sea-level rise." In a never-ending fight against the rising tides, both residents and their government construct seawalls to preserve the land.

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  5. First solo exhibition in London of artist Robert Filliou opens at Richard Saltoun GalleryRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | Art Daily

    ... from 10am, Friday 16 January to correspond with the planetary dawning of Art's Birthday in Kiritimati, Republic of Kiribati (GMT/UTC+14h). The event also announces the next Art-of-Peace Biennale taking place across 2015-2017 and curated by Roddy ...

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  6. White House: U.S. Has 'Moral Obligation' To Help Communities In Warming ArcticRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | ThinkProgress

    President Anote Tong of the Pacific Island nation Kiribati stands during a retreat to the high Arctic glacier Nordenskioldbreen, on Svalbard, in Norway. In just a few months, America will have the unique position of leading the Arctic Council, an international panel tasked with addressing the most important issues facing the Arctic region.

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  7. Modi announces visa-on-arrival for Pacific Island nationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Rediff.com

    ... nationals of all Pacific Island countries, Cook Islands, Kingdom of Tonga, Tuvalu, Republic of Nauru, Republic of Kiribati, Vanuatu, Solomon Islands, Samoa, Niue, Republic of Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of Marshall Islands, Fiji ...

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  8. PN1841Read the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

    Judith Beth Cefkin, of Colorado, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Fiji, and to serve concurrently and without additional compensation as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Kiribati, the Republic of Nauru, the Kingdom of Tonga, and Tuvalu. September 18, 2014 - Placed on Senate Executive Calendar.

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  9. In the Loop: Sen. Ted Cruz: GOP shouldn't confirm any White House nominees next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Washington Post

    ... to be ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina. a Judith Beth Cefkin to be ambassador to Fiji, and also to Republic of Kiribati, the Republic of Nauru, the Kingdom of Tonga, and Tuvalu. Al Kamen, an award-winning columnist on the national staff of The ...

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  10. Protected areas key to safeguarding the global environment Director-General tells Parks CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | World Heritage Centre News

    ... the connectivity of things". Other speakers included the Presidents of the Pacific island Republics of Palau and Kiribati, Tommy Remengesau and Anote Tong, the Prime Minister of the Cook Islands, Henry Puna, Australia's Foreign Affairs Minister ...

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  11. $1m fund, visa on arrival for Pacific Island nations: PMRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... nationals of all Pacific Island countries, Cook Islands, Kingdom of Tonga, Tuvalu, Republic of Nauru, Republic of Kiribati, Vanuatu, Solomon Islands, Samoa, Niue, Republic of Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of Marshall Islands, Fiji ...

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  12. New UNFPA report links progress and power to young peopleRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Scoop

    ... inclusive growth and offer opportunities and well-being for all." Family Planning New Zealand, together with the Kiribati Healthy Families Project, is currently working to improve access to sexual and reproductive health information and services in ...

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  13. NZ invites Pacific peers to review development coo...Read the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Scoop

    ... The team will then travel to Tarawa from 24th to 29th November 2014 for consultations with the Government of Kiribati as part of a case study of the New Zealand Aid Programme in action. A key output of this review will be a set of recommendations on ...

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  14. Powerful Sense of Unity And Hope From Climate Dial...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Scoop

    ... as possible. Delivering a compelling message on behalf of the Pacific leaders group present, the President of Kiribati, H.E. Anote Tong, pledged the support of Pacific nations to France in the lead-up to COP 21. "We believe it's time for action on ...

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  15. Powerful Sense of Unity And Hope From Climate DialogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Scoop

    ... as possible. Delivering a compelling message on behalf of the Pacific leaders group present, the President of Kiribati, H.E. Anote Tong, pledged the support of Pacific nations to France in the lead-up to COP 21. "We believe it's time for action on ...

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  16. Reconnecting FijiansRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Fiji Times

    IT has been a hectic week for the Uto Ni Yalo crew and support team since the historic sail into Darling Harbour on Wednesday, November 12, with the Kiribati President HE Anote Tong, the director general of the IUCN and Pacific regional director of IUCN and other dignitaries including a great-grandson of "Madiba" Nelson Mandela - who was there to speak at the World Parks Congress. On Thursday, before the Pacific leaders spoke at the opening plenary of the Congress, the crews of Uto Ni Yalo and Gaualofa received a standing ovation, on behalf of all the crew of the four vaka, by the 5000 delegates attending the morning session.

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  17. JAKARTA: Thais win first prize in Holcim Green AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Asia News Network

    ... to fit back into society. The other four acknowledgement prizes went to entries from Japan, India, Indonesia and Kiribati. The Japanese project headed by Benoit Jacques an Manuel Tardis aims to build a research centre in Kyoto using ytaditional ...

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  18. A call to rise and be heardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Fiji Times

    ... the stage of the Opening Plenary yesterday. We didn't know what to feel. People such as climate change warrior, Kiribati President Anote Tong, leaders that I have looked up to for years, were applauding us. It was the accumulation of thousands of ...

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  19. Pacific leaders want French president to take up c...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Scoop

    ... Dr Colin Tukuitonga said. Among those attending the high-level dialogue are Cook Islands Prime Minister Henry Puna, Kiribati President President Anote Tong, Niue Premier Toke T. Talagi, New Caledonian Territorial President Cynthia Ligeard, President ...

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  20. Kiribati Prepared For Second Economic BoostRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors today approved US$3 million for the Second Economic Support Development Policy Operation , which will support efficient public service delivery and long-term fiscal sustainability in the Republic of Kiribati. This project is the second of two rounds of funding from the World Bank which directly support the government's Economic Reform Plan.

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