Monday, March 12th, 2018


New ‘global mindset’ required to tackle climate change

SPREP's Mr Kosi Latu spoke at the conference

WELLINGTON, New Zealand-March 12, 2018: 7.58pm (VOXY/Pacnews): A mindset of a shared responsibility for the planet is essential to bring transformative change in the fight against global warming, according to the organisers of the Pacific Climate Change Conference.

UN moves towards recognising human right to a healthy environment


GENEVA, Switzerland-March 12, 2018: 7.50pm (THE GUARDIAN/Pacnews): It is time for the United Nations to formally recognise the right to a healthy environment, according to the world body’s chief investigator of murders, beatings and intimidation of environmental defenders.

Senituli’s presence leads to diplomatic responses from PM’s Office

Lopeti Senituli and PM Pohiva have come together

NUKU’ALOFA-March 12, 2018: 7.30pm (Nuku’alofa Times): The presence of Lopeti Senituli as Political and Communication Adviser for Prime Minister Akilisi Pohiva is paying off.

Fiji wins Canada 7s title

The Fiji 7s team celebrating in Canada. Photo: THE FIJI TIMES

VANCOUVER, Canada-March 12, 2018: 5pm (Nuku’alofa Times): Fiji returned to the podium at the Canada 7s today after defeating  Kenya 31-12 in the final of the HSBC World Sevens Series in Vancouver.