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  1. Vanuatu Independence DayRead the original story

    Yesterday | WireNews+Co

    On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States of America, I send my best wishes to the people of Vanuatu as you celebrate the thirty-fourth anniversary of your nation's independence on July 30. Our two countries share a common commitment to democracy, rule of law, peace, and prosperity.

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  2. Press Releases: Vanuatu Independence DayRead the original story

    Tuesday | State Department

    On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States of America, I send my best wishes to the people of Vanuatu as you celebrate the thirty-fourth anniversary of your nation's independence on July 30. Our two countries share a common commitment to democracy, rule of law, peace, and prosperity.

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  3. Vineyard contractor making a differenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Marlborough Express

    Vinepower co-director Jono Bushell has put his Marlborough life on hold to build a coffee plantation and coconut oil mill in Vanuatu so his seasonal workers can work year-round.

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  4. Vanuatu Post mail box is world's only post box on an active volcanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Daily Mail

    ... thought for the poor soul who has to collect letters from the world's only mail box found on an active volcano. The Vanuatu Post mail box stands near the rim of Mount Yasur's crater on Tanna Island and is the only post box in the world to be ...

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  5. Naked and fearless in VanuatuRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... 30s, the oldest of a line of men tempting fate by land diving - a tradition still practised on Pentecost Island, in Vanuatu's north. According to folklore, land diving started after a ni-Vanuatu woman ran away from her husband and hid in a tree. The ...

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  6. Putting women at the forefront of climate change and disaster response in the PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Feministing

    ... loss of economic opportunities and an increased workload. After two tropical cyclones hit Tafe Province in Vanuatu in 2011, the Tanna Women's Counselling Centre reported a 300 per cent increase in new domestic violence cases [3] . UN Women provides ...

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  7. China Focus: Int'l eco forum seeks greener growthRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | People's Daily Online

    ... of States of Switzerland's Federal Assembly Hannes Germann, Russian Presidential Administration chief Sergei Ivanov, Vanuatu Deputy Prime Minister Ham Lini, former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, former Thai Deputy Prime Minister Surakiart ...

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  8. Chinese vice president meets foreign leadersRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | People's Daily Online

    The foreign guests include Ethiopian President Mulatu Teshome, Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, President of the Council of States of Switzerland's Federal Assembly Hannes Germann, Russian Presidential Administration chief Sergei Ivanov, Vanuatu Deputy Prime Minister Ham Lini, former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, former Thai Deputy ... (more)

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  9. Cate Blanchett protects porcelain skin in straw hat and rash top as ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Daily Mail

    ... skin in straw hat and rash top and teams sensible beach gear with bright pink Crocs as she holidays with family in Vanuatu And the discipline of how to avoid the dangers of the sun have clearly remained with the fair-haired actress, who shielded ...

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  10. Cate Blanchett dotes over youngest son Ignatius during relaxed family vacation in VanuatuRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Daily Mail

    The 45-year-old was seen cuddling her youngest son Ignatius as she enjoyed an alfresco lunch during a family trip to Port Vila, Vanuatu on Thursday Her number one fan! Cate Blanchett doted over her youngest son Ignatius during a holiday in Vanuatu with her husband Andrew Upton and two other sons this week Joined by her husband, Australian ... (more)

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  11. Around AuroraRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Aurora Advocate

    In July, we celebrate freedom. Not just in the US, but around the world, nations celebrate Independence Day this month, including Somalia, Surinam, Belarus, Algeria, Venezuela, Argentina, South Sudan, Bahamas, Columbia, Belgium, Peru, Maldives and Vanuatu, not to mention the commemoration of the start of the French Revolution on Bastille Day.

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  12. The new look helmet-headRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... David writes: "Do not complain about NZ police not attending scenes quickly enough. Police on Tanna Island, Vanuatu, have advised that cash is short and whoever called police to attend a catastrophe would need to pay for fuel for their vehicles to ...

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  13. Turtle eggs to hornets, traditional know-how feeds into resilienceRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | AlertNet

    Chief Mormor, of Mangaliliu village on Efate island in the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu, says that saving traditional knowledge on disaster warning will be important to cope with climate change.

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  14. Turtle eggs to hornets, traditional know-how feeds into resilienceRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | AlertNet

    Chief Mormor, of Mangaliliu village on Efate island in the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu, says that saving traditional knowledge on disaster warning will be important to cope with climate change.

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  15. Resort hosts sailing eventRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | Fiji Times

    ... on as well as many of the numerous activities which the resort offers, before many set off to the island of Tanna in Vanuatu on July 5."

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  16. Pacific Disability Theatre Group Inspires and EducatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Inter Press Service

    The Rainbow Disability Theatre Group performs its play 'The Child from Seaview' at the Wan Smolbag Theatre in Vanuatu.

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  17. Vanuatu - FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Stranger in Paradise

    I have always wanted to visit Vanuatu - the former New Hebrides in the South Pacific near Fiji - because it sounds like Indonesia: 400 languages, many diverse islands, lots of great art and culture.

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  18. Flocks of airborne camera drones will change journalism - & spyingRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | VentureBeat

    ... Drone maker DJI has demonstrated spectacular video of its Phantom drone flying into a volcano in the Tanna island of Vanuatu. In 2012, a camera drone flying near Dallas discovered blood-red spots in the Trinity River. It turned out that pig blood ...

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  19. VanuatuRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2013 | State Department

    Vanuatu is located east of Australia and consists of more than 80 islands in a Y-shaped archipelago.

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  20. The truth about taking a holiday ... aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... weigh? What do you pay in rent? This Aussie tells why life in curious Cambodia is nothing like it is in Australia. VANUATU. Bora Bora. The Maldives. They are so yesterday. This is the paradise very few people know about, and it's right here in ...

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