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Department of Climate Change marks the establishment of the Western Coastal Committee

By   /  June 12, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, English, Environment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Tonga, Tonga Government  /  Comments Off on Department of Climate Change marks the establishment of the Western Coastal Committee

MIL OSI – Source: Tonga Government Headline: Department of Climate Change marks the establishment of the Western Coastal Committee 12th June, 2017 The Department of Climate Change marked the establishment of the Western Coastal Committee aimed to collaborate with the Ministry of MEIDECC in implementing the second phase of the ACSE Project titled Coastal Protection Trials […]

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Tonga Food Security and Livelihoods Cluster Training

By   /  June 12, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, English, Environment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Tonga, Tonga Government  /  Comments Off on Tonga Food Security and Livelihoods Cluster Training

MIL OSI – Source: Tonga Government Headline: Tonga Food Security and Livelihoods Cluster Training 12th June, 2017 More than 10 participants from line ministries, private sectors and civil society participated in a one-day training on Tonga’s Food Security and Livelihoods Cluster at the National Emergency Management Office (NEMO) Conference Room last Friday.Facilitator of the training, […]

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Flashback to NZ’s nuclear-free law 1987: Challenging Goliath

By   /  June 11, 2017  /  Analysis-Reportage, Democracy, English, Featured story, Front page, Media, MIL OSI, MIL Reports, Military, New Zealand, Nuclear Issues, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Polynesia, Reportage, Special Report  /  Comments Off on Flashback to NZ’s nuclear-free law 1987: Challenging Goliath

MIL OSI Analysis – New Zealand quietly celebrated 30 years of its official status as a “nuclear-free” country this week when the nuclear-free zone law came into force on 8 June 1987. When Aotearoa/New Zealand banned nuclear warships from its ports in 1984, the country was seen as David standing up to Washington’s Goliath. But […]

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HON PM BAINIMARAMA CLOSING REMARKS AT WORLD OCEAN CONFERENCE

By   /  June 10, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, English, Fiji, Melanesia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Republic of Fiji  /  Comments Off on HON PM BAINIMARAMA CLOSING REMARKS AT WORLD OCEAN CONFERENCE

MIL OSI – Source: Republic Of Fiji Headline: HON PM BAINIMARAMA CLOSING REMARKS AT WORLD OCEAN CONFERENCE 6/10/2017 Your Excellency my Co-Chair, the Deputy Prime Minister of Sweden.Your Excellency the President of the UN General Assembly,Your Excellency the Secretary General of the United Nations,My fellow Heads of State and Heads of Government,Honourable Ministers,Distinguished delegates,Ladies and […]

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WORLD OCEANS DAY 2017: STATEMENT BY FFA DIRECTOR GENERAL JAMES MOVICK

By   /  June 9, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, English, Fisheries, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency, Polynesia  /  Comments Off on WORLD OCEANS DAY 2017: STATEMENT BY FFA DIRECTOR GENERAL JAMES MOVICK

MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency Headline: WORLD OCEANS DAY 2017: STATEMENT BY FFA DIRECTOR GENERAL JAMES MOVICK FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday 8 June 2017 UN Ocean Conference, UNHQ, NYC.– The annual World Ocean Day event is especially significant in 2017, as our Pacific nations take to the global stage […]

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PRIME MINISTER URGES PACIFIC LEADERS TO UNITE FOR COP23 SUCCESS

By   /  June 9, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, English, Fiji, Melanesia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Republic of Fiji  /  Comments Off on PRIME MINISTER URGES PACIFIC LEADERS TO UNITE FOR COP23 SUCCESS

MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Republic Of Fiji Headline: PRIME MINISTER URGES PACIFIC LEADERS TO UNITE FOR COP23 SUCCESS 6/9/2017 Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama urged leaders from the Pacific region to unite to present a strong case at COP23, the UN Conference on Climate Change, in Germany in November. The Prime Minister held talks […]

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HON PM BAINIMARAMA OPENING REMARKS AT “A BLUE COMMONWEALTH” – HIGH LEVEL ROUNDTABLE AT THE OCEANS CONFERENCE

By   /  June 8, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, English, Fiji, Melanesia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Republic of Fiji  /  Comments Off on HON PM BAINIMARAMA OPENING REMARKS AT “A BLUE COMMONWEALTH” – HIGH LEVEL ROUNDTABLE AT THE OCEANS CONFERENCE

MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Republic Of Fiji Headline: HON PM BAINIMARAMA OPENING REMARKS AT “A BLUE COMMONWEALTH” – HIGH LEVEL ROUNDTABLE AT THE OCEANS CONFERENCE 6/8/2017 Your Excellency, the Secretary General of the Commonwealth,Your Excellency the Vice President of the Republic of Seychelles,Distinguished participants from other Commonwealth nations,Ladies and Gentlemen, Bula vinaka and […]

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HON PM BAINIMARAMA REMARKS TO PSIDS LEADERS AT BREAKFAST MEEETING ON COP23 UPDATE

By   /  June 8, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific Region, China, Climate, English, Fiji, Melanesia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Republic of Fiji  /  Comments Off on HON PM BAINIMARAMA REMARKS TO PSIDS LEADERS AT BREAKFAST MEEETING ON COP23 UPDATE

MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Republic Of Fiji Headline: HON PM BAINIMARAMA REMARKS TO PSIDS LEADERS AT BREAKFAST MEEETING ON COP23 UPDATE 6/8/2017 Your Excellencies, my fellow Pacific Island leaders,Honourable Ministers and officials,Ladies and Gentlemen, Bula vinaka and a very good morning to you all. I have said all along that Fiji has taken […]

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Activities to mark Environment Week

By   /  June 7, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, English, Environment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Tonga, Tonga Government  /  Comments Off on Activities to mark Environment Week

MIL OSI – Source: Tonga Government Headline: Activities to mark Environment Week 07th June 2017 The Department of Environment has organised a number of activities this week to mark Environment Week.The first one was a Television and Radio programme highlighting the theme “Connecting People To Nature”, which was aired and screened at the weekend.The programme, […]

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Ghost Gear wreaking havoc on our ocean

By   /  June 7, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, English, Environment, Fisheries, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Tonga, Tonga Government  /  Comments Off on Ghost Gear wreaking havoc on our ocean

MIL OSI – Source: Tonga Government Headline: Ghost Gear wreaking havoc on our ocean 07th June, 2017 Discarded or abandoned fishing gear, also known as ghost gear, is responsible for at least one-tenth of all marine debris. It is four times more deadly to marine animal life than all other forms of marine debris combined, […]

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The Kingdom of Tonga opens first official event at the United Nations Ocean Conference

By   /  June 7, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, Commerce, English, Environment, Fisheries, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Tonga, Tonga Government  /  Comments Off on The Kingdom of Tonga opens first official event at the United Nations Ocean Conference

MIL OSI – Source: Tonga Government Headline: The Kingdom of Tonga opens first official event at the United Nations Ocean Conference 7th June, 2017 On Monday, 5 June 2017, the Kingdom of Tonga opens the first official event, on Deep Sea Science for Sustainable Development at the United Nations Ocean Conference in New York.  This […]

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HON PM BAINIMARAMA REMARKS AT ACP HIGH LEVEL BREAKFAST MEETING ON “UNLOCKING THE POTENTIAL OF BLUE ECONOMY FOR THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF SIDS”

By   /  June 7, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, Commerce, Economics, English, Fiji, Fisheries, Melanesia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Republic of Fiji, Weather  /  Comments Off on HON PM BAINIMARAMA REMARKS AT ACP HIGH LEVEL BREAKFAST MEETING ON “UNLOCKING THE POTENTIAL OF BLUE ECONOMY FOR THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF SIDS”

MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Republic Of Fiji Headline: HON PM BAINIMARAMA REMARKS AT ACP HIGH LEVEL BREAKFAST MEETING ON “UNLOCKING THE POTENTIAL OF BLUE ECONOMY FOR THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF SIDS” 6/7/2017 Mr. Chairman, The Secretary General of the ACP Group of States, The Secretary General of UNCTAD, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen. 1. […]

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