Monday, October 22nd, 2018
LONDON, England: October 22, 2018: 5.05pm (COMSEC):A new fellowship programme will support emerging scholars from Commonwealth countries to conduct world-class research on marine plastics.
SUVA, Fiji – October 22, 2018: 4.55pm (FBC NEWS): The Fijian Elections Office is urging those who will be unable to vote on Polling Day on the 14th of November to apply for a postal ballot.
CANBERRA, Australia – October 22, 2018: 4.45pm (THE GUARDIAN): Anote Tong has had quite a week. The former president of Kiribati has been in Australia to advocate for more robust action on climate change, which threatens to wipe out his Pacific home within a matter of decades as sea levels rise.
By BRAD WALTER – NRL.com (Senior Reporter) AUCKLAND, New Zealand: October 22, 2018 – 11.55am (NRL.com): Mate Ma’a Tonga players have targeted winning the 2021 World Cup and believe the island kingdom can become the game’s No.1 nation with regular Tests against tier-one countries.
BANGKOK, Thailand: October 22, 2018: 11.45am (ESCAP News): Countries in Asia and the Pacific on Friday adopted a declaration that will strengthen national statistical systems to present a more complete picture of the region’s development, and support good governance, health and human rights.