Samoa Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. St Lucia, New Zealand sign geothermal support partnership agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    Murray McCully , New Zealand's Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Dr James Fletcher, St Lucia's Minister for Sustainable Development, Energy, Science and Technology APIA, Samoa -- Dr James Fletcher, minister for sustainable development, energy, science and technology, signed a geothermal support partnership framework agreement on behalf of the ... (more)

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  2. US selects Grenada as pilot for energy initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... APIA, Samoa (GIS) -- A memorandum of understanding (MOU) has been signed between the United States and Grenada to support Grenada's efforts ...

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  3. Public Schedule: September 3 - WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | State Department

    ... Gulyamov, at the Department of State. (CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE) Acting Assistant Secretary Garber is on travel to Apia, Samoa to attend the UN Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States from September 1 to 4. Please click here ...

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  4. U.N. chief goes for sail aboard Hokule'aRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... is greeted by marine biologist and National Geographic Explorer-In-Residence Sylvia Earle and artist Wyland. APIA, SAMOA>> Crew members from the Hokule'a and the Hikianalia were treated to a homecoming - Samoan-style - when they were invited by the ...

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  5. Stunning energy and climate development in SamoaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... APIA, Samoa -- Over 150 delegates and members of the international development community from more than 45 countries were stunned to see ...

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  6. SAMOA: In Apia, Ban sets sail for sustainable developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    "People often say we are in the same boat," Mr. Ban told the ship's crew on Monday.

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  7. SAMOA: Urging sustainable action, UN officials link small islands to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | United Nations

    Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at the opening of the UN Conference on Small Island Developing States in Samoa.

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  8. Disaster risk and climate change dominate agenda at Small Island ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | AlertNet

    ... China Sea (AIMS). President of the conference, Honourable Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi, Prime Minister of Samoa, said in his opening speech that sympathy and pity will not provide solace or halt the devastating impact of climate change. ...

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  9. Small island developing states face massive challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    ... income group commensurate with their This we witnessed when, in 2009, a tsunami devastated the Pacific nation of Samoa, costing almost $150 million in damage - equivalent to a quarter of its . When Hurricane Ivan stuck Grenada in the Caribbean five ...

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  10. Championing the development aspirations of island ...Read the original story

    Sep 1, 2014 | Scoop

    ... on the SIDS countries' agendas. The Third International SIDS Conference scheduled from 1-4 September 2014, in Apia, Samoa offers a key opportunity to renew political commitment for action, identify gaps in implementation and the challenges and ...

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  11. Uniting nations through the HokuleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | KITV-TV

    Special guests became a part of Hokulea's special mission, as they boarded the canoe in Apia, Western Samoa Sunday.

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  12. Inaugural venue changed to...Read the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Samoa News

    ... do both swearing in ceremonies. Fiu added that another reason for the change of venue is because of the games for Samoa Bowl held at the Stadium yesterday, and it was uncertain if the inauguration committee would have enough time to decorate the ...

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  13. ILO to promote job creation in SIDS conferenceRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Fiji Times

    Update: 10:20AM THE International Labour Organization will call for greater emphasis to be placed on job creation during the United Nations Small Island Developing States Conference in Apia, Samoa from September 1 to 4. During the conference, two ILO reports will be presented - Decent Work and Social Justice in Pacific Small Island Developing ... (more)

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  14. Ahead of Samoa conference, iTunes, UN team up to showcase music from small island nationsRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | United Nations

    25 August 2014 – Ahead of a major United Nations conference in Samoa on small island developing countries, iTunes has teamed up with the UN to create a dedicated page on the popular site - launched today - featuring music from artists born and ...

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  15. NIWA works with Samoan village to build better fut...Read the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Scoop

    A unique pilot project to help Samoas largest village better cope with natural disaster is the focus of an upcoming exhibition at the Museum of Samoa timed to coincide with a major United Nations conference in Apia.

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  16. Territory rallies to provide...Read the original story

    Aug 24, 2014 | Samoa News

    The American Samoa Government has started accepting relief supplies to help neighboring Samoa recover from the devastation of tropical cyclone Evan, which has so far killed four people, while eight are missing.

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  17. New Zealand Marks the Centenary of the Occupation of SamoaRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2014 | Scoop

    A national commemoration to mark the centenary of New Zealand's occupation of Samoa will take place on Friday 29 August at the Auckland Cenotaph, Auckland Domain, from 4.15pm.

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  18. UNSIDS conference outcome important for CARICOMRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... Community (CARICOM) views the third international meeting on small island developing states (UNSIDS) in Apia, Samoa, 1-4 September, 2014 as an important opportunity to engage the international community on the development challenges facing the ...

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  19. Life at seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The crew of the Hikianalia caught a mahimahi while en route to Pago Pago, American Samoa.

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  20. Hamilton to Samoa: A taste of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | Samoa News

    Very important, it seems for a group of year 9-14 students from Hamilton Boys High, New Zealand visiting Samoa for a week.

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