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  1. Cyclone Pam survivors call for overseas aidRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... representatives, aid workers from CARE and a group of French doctors who've just arrived from neighbouring New Caledonia are quickly occupied by maps and frenetic conversation, I join Tom and sit on the bench. I ask him about the topic everyone is ...


  2. Globe TrekkerRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... brought to the islands to harvest sugar cane. He learns about Norfolk Island's convict past, and the hells of New Caledonia make a perfect setting for an island trek to the country's native inhabitants.


  3. Monitoring more than just wearablesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Network World

    ... trash compactor is getting. Ever thought of how those delicious prawns land on your plate? If they come from New Caledonia, maybe Yann Urbes of Indeo took care of them. His system monitors the water's temperature, salinity and PH value. The farmers ...


  4. All the help they can getRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Prince George Citizen

    After reading the information published in the Prince George Citizen over the past week I feel compelled to write in response to the proposed cuts to programs at the College of New Caledonia. I am appalled that the college board would consider reducing the funding to the counselling department, suspending the dental programs, and closing the daycare, especially when there are administrative positions that could be postponed rather than cutting essential areas.


  5. Experience Versus Youth At International Rally WhangareiRead the original story

    Yesterday | Paddock Talk

    Following Media release for round one of the 2015 Asia Pacific Rally Championship in New Zealand 17-18th April,International Rally of Whangarei To download a Hi-Res version of a photo, click-on the photo displayed. The 2015 International Rally of Whangarei is set to be a battle between experience and youth with the entry list for the April event headed by former FIA Asia Pacific Rally Champion Gaurav Gill from India and young Swedish rising star Pontus Tidemand.


  6. Tsunami warning after Papua New Guinea hit by 7.5 quakeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... the tide level could affect the coasts of other areas of the Pacific, including Australia, Japan, Philippines, New Caledonia, Marshall Islands, Fiji, Samoa, and Vanuatu, it added. Geoscience Australia seismologist Jonathan Bathgate said there was a ...


  7. Powerful 7.7-magnitude earthquake rocks Papua New Guinea with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... of the Pacific countries - including South America, Australia, Antarctica, Australia, Japan, the Philippines, New Caledonia and New Zealand.


  8. Councillor struck by devastation in VanuatuRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Bega District News

    ... t five islands but ended up just visiting four, going to islands which included Lifou and the Isle of Pines in New Caledonia.


  9. New Zealand funding boost for Pacific region developmentRead the original story

    Sunday | Scoop

    Pacific Islands development has received a boost from New Zealand, with a new funding commitment to the Secretariat of the Pacific Community to strengthen its work in three vital thematic areas. New Zealand's Consul General in New Caledonia, H.E. Justin Fepuleai, and the Director-General of SPC, Dr Colin Tukuitonga, have signed an agreement to extend New Zealand's funding to SPC's agriculture, public health and geoscience services programmes for a further two years, totalling NZD 4,430,000.


  10. No one on this board is happy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Prince George Citizen

    College of New Caledonia's board faced a full house at Friday's monthly meeting and an afternoon forum held in response to opposition to proposed cuts. "All the easy spots are gone.


  11. SPC lends public health surveillance helping hand to VanuatuRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Scoop

    27 March 2015 Noumea, New Caledonia - Three public health experts from the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) will head to Port Vila and Pentecost Island this weekend to support Vanuatu's Ministry of Health with the surveillance, diagnosis ...


  12. CNC.livingbooks.26.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Prince George Citizen

    A living library is putting a face to homelessness, addiction and arranged marriages as locals have a chance to check-out people for frank conversations about their experiences. The College of New Caledonia's Diversity Living Library will offer up 14 people to be "checked out" on Thursday afternoon.


  13. Film festival mascot says final farewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Prince George Citizen

    ... said Maides. "I know that Bergman touched many lives: our neighbourhood dogs and people; the College of New Caledonia; the Cinema CNC crowd; folks just out and about. He has friends who will miss him and I know you share our loss, particularly the ...


  14. Booming coffee market moves into consolidation phaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Age

    ... Australia's largest home-grown caf group with more than 340 stores across Australia, New Zealand, Thailand, New Caledonia and China, is owned by the Thai-listed Minor International, which also owns a majority stake in Veneziano Coffee Roasters. ...


  15. Olympians in campRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Fiji Times

    ... said. "It will not be easy qualifying to the Olympics, we will have to encounter New Zealand, Solomon Islands, New Caledonia and Tahiti who have been impressive of late. "And we have to get a gold medal as well. We have picked players who will stay ...


  16. Underfunding threatening education, forum hearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Prince George Citizen

    Access to education in the north is threatened by provincial post-secondary underfunding and proposed program cuts, a slew of speakers argued at a forum Wednesday at the College of New Caledonia. One of the founders of the CNC's dental program said it would be unfair to have no dental program north of Hope.


  17. Fiji delivers cyclone relief supplies to VanuatuRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Xinhuanet

    ... New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, as well as the Kanak and Socialist National Liberation Front ( FLNKS) of New Caledonia. SUVA, March 26 (Xinhua) -- The Fiji Response Team, deployed to Vanuatu by the Fijian government, has handed over the first ...


  18. Australia's Norfolk Island faces fight for independenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | BBC News

    ... business investment. The island's main source of revenue is a 12% goods and services tax. Half way between New Caledonia and New Zealand, Norfolk Island is one of Australia's most geographically isolated and oldest territories. It has always ...


  19. CNC forum plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Prince George Citizen

    The College of New Caledonia's Faculty Association has planned a public forum Wednesday to discuss the "chronic funding crisis" it says the college and institutions across the province are facing. The event was planned before the college announced it would put off the Board of Governor's March 27 vote by one month to address a $2.8 million deficit.


  20. Is nickel finally back on track?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 |

    ... companies to stockpile ore and tap smaller mining companies outside large producers in the Philippines or New Caledonia. "The bull story, though, has simply been rolled over to another year. Everyone's betting that it's still a matter of time before ...