Tuesday, August 1st, 2017
MANILA, Phillipines – August 1: 2.25pm ( WHO): The Kingdom of Tonga in the Pacific Ocean may be small in population, but it is kicking big goals in public health.
SUVA, Fiji – August 1: 2.15pm (EU/PIFS): A grant of FJD 150,000 will see Eugene Joseph from the Conservation Society of Pohnpei begin the fundamental process of community consultation to ensure a cross-sectorial informed policy development process on conservation in Micronesian.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu – August 1, 2.05pm (PIFS Media): As part of the Pacific Islands Forum’s commitment to strengthening governance systems across the region and the promotion of gender equality and human rights, a Forum team is in Vanuatu this week for the country’s first gender and human rights peer review.
NUKU’ALOFA-August 1, 1.38pm (Nuku’alofa Times): Three countries have expressed their interest to host the 2019 Pacific Games.