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CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICES COMMISSION – MEDIA RELEASE

By   /  May 27, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, English, Fiji, Melanesia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Republic of Fiji  /  Comments Off on CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICES COMMISSION – MEDIA RELEASE

MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Republic Of Fiji Headline: CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICES COMMISSION – MEDIA RELEASE 5/26/2017 Following the expiry of the term of Mr Barry Whiteside as the Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji (‘Reserve Bank’), His Excellency the President, on the advice of the Honourable Prime Minister as Chair of the Constitutional […]

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Six fishermen rescued

By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, English, Fisheries, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Tonga, Tonga Government  /  Comments Off on Six fishermen rescued

MIL OSI – Source: Tonga Government Headline: Six fishermen rescued 26th May, 2017 Six fishermen who were missing at sea since Tuesday 23 May 2017 during gale force winds have been rescued.Police coordinated a search and rescue operation after receiving a report of the missing men at 10:25am on Wednesday 24 May, 2017.The fishermen left Nuku’alofa […]

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Leaders discuss important issues at Green Growth Retreat

By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, Economics, English, Environment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Tonga, Tonga Government  /  Comments Off on Leaders discuss important issues at Green Growth Retreat

MIL OSI – Source: Tonga Government Headline: Leaders discuss important issues at Green Growth Retreat 26th May 2017 Coalition members and leaders of the Green Growth Leaders Coalition have been discussing important issues that affect the region in the past two days here in Tonga. Challenged by Tonga’s Deputy Prime Minister Hon Siaosi Sovaleni to […]

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Police officer arrested

By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Tonga, Tonga Government  /  Comments Off on Police officer arrested

MIL OSI – Source: Tonga Government Headline: Police officer arrested 26th May, 2017 On Tuesday 23 May 2017 a 27 year old police officer was arrested and charged with the armed robbery of a shopkeeper at Ma’ufanga on Saturday 20 May, 2017.The incident occurred at 7:00pm when a masked man entered the store armed with […]

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FIJI JOINS GLOBAL COMMUNITY IN COMMEMORATING PEACEKEEPING DUTIES AROUND THE WORLD

By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific Region, English, Fiji, Melanesia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Republic of Fiji  /  Comments Off on FIJI JOINS GLOBAL COMMUNITY IN COMMEMORATING PEACEKEEPING DUTIES AROUND THE WORLD

MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Republic Of Fiji Headline: FIJI JOINS GLOBAL COMMUNITY IN COMMEMORATING PEACEKEEPING DUTIES AROUND THE WORLD 5/26/2017 Fiji’s Permanent Mission to the United Nations in New York joined the global community to commemorate the UN International Peacekeeping Day. The annual event is held to commemorate the sacrifice that UN Peacekeepers […]

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Co-Facilitators Issue Draft Elements of HLPF Ministerial Declaration

By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Small Island Developing States  /  Comments Off on Co-Facilitators Issue Draft Elements of HLPF Ministerial Declaration

MIL OSI – Source: Small Island Developing States Headline: Co-Facilitators Issue Draft Elements of HLPF Ministerial Declaration 23 May 2017: The co-facilitators to lead the consultations on the 2017 Ministerial Declaration of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) High-Level Segment and the UN High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) issued draft elements of […]

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Governments Agree on FfD Forum Outcome

By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Climate, Economics, English, Environment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Small Island Developing States  /  Comments Off on Governments Agree on FfD Forum Outcome

MIL OSI – Source: Small Island Developing States Headline: Governments Agree on FfD Forum Outcome 19 May 2017: Governments agreed on the conclusions and recommendations of the UN Economic and Social Council’s (ECOSOC) second Forum on Financing for Development Follow-up (FfD Forum), which were subsequently adopted during the Forum. Unlike the conclusions and recommendations of […]

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AMCOW Takes Stock of Harmonized Monitoring on Water and Sanitation Targets

By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Climate, English, Environment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Small Island Developing States  /  Comments Off on AMCOW Takes Stock of Harmonized Monitoring on Water and Sanitation Targets

MIL OSI – Source: Small Island Developing States Headline: AMCOW Takes Stock of Harmonized Monitoring on Water and Sanitation Targets 5 May 2017: The African Ministers Council on Water (AMCOW) has introduced a harmonized process for monitoring and reporting on water and sanitation targets across several international agreements, taking into account African Union (AU) commitments […]

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IEA Reports that Most Technologies are Not on Track for Sustainable Energy Transition

By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Small Island Developing States  /  Comments Off on IEA Reports that Most Technologies are Not on Track for Sustainable Energy Transition

MIL OSI – Source: Small Island Developing States Headline: IEA Reports that Most Technologies are Not on Track for Sustainable Energy Transition 16 May 2017: The International Energy Agency (IEA) has released its annual report titled, ‘Tracking Clean Energy Progress’ (TCEP), which examines developments across a range of clean energy sectors and technologies. The report […]

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UN Special Rapporteur Urges Mexico’s Action on Water, Sanitation Access

By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Small Island Developing States  /  Comments Off on UN Special Rapporteur Urges Mexico’s Action on Water, Sanitation Access

MIL OSI – Source: Small Island Developing States Headline: UN Special Rapporteur Urges Mexico’s Action on Water, Sanitation Access 12 May 2017: The UN Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation, Léo Heller, reported on his 11-day mission to investigate access to water and sanitation in Mexico. His preliminary findings […]

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UN Meeting, Resolution Highlight Small Business’ Role in 2030 Agenda

By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Economics, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Small Island Developing States  /  Comments Off on UN Meeting, Resolution Highlight Small Business’ Role in 2030 Agenda

MIL OSI – Source: Small Island Developing States Headline: UN Meeting, Resolution Highlight Small Business’ Role in 2030 Agenda 11 May 2017: The UN held the first-ever Small Business Knowledge Summit, highlighting the role of micro-, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) in the 2030 Agenda. The Permanent Mission of Argentina, the UN Office for Partnerships […]

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Report Assesses Corporate SDG Reporting

By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Climate, Commerce, English, Environment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Small Island Developing States  /  Comments Off on Report Assesses Corporate SDG Reporting

MIL OSI – Source: Small Island Developing States Headline: Report Assesses Corporate SDG Reporting May 2017: The UN Global Sustainability Index Initiative (UNGSII) released the ‘SDG Commitment Report 100’ (SCR 100). The document presents the first-ever analysis using annual reports as the sole metric to assess corporate commitments to the SDGs. The report aims to […]

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