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Thursday, October 28, 2021

    Forestry says it’s keen on copying SFRM model

    Ministry of Forest and Research is eying replication of the Sustainable Forest Resource Management (SFRM) Project model in the country once the project comes to an end.This was highlighted at the SFRM Joint Coordinated...

    Environmental Health Day marked

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOENVIRONMENTAL Health Day celebration observed yesterday has successfully raised awareness and brings into the limelight the important work of environmental health in the country.The theme of the event reads; “Prioritising Environmental...

    Independent leader says ‘no more middlemen’

    The Leader of Independent Group in Parliament, John Dean Kuku, has called on the DCGA to immediately ban foreigners from applying and obtaining licences to export beche-de-mer, and give the opportunity to local indigenous...

    Kuku queries gov’t decision on beche-de-mer opening

    THE Leader of the Independent Group has accused the cabinet and the Ministry of Fisheries and Natural Resources of rushing into making a decision on the lifting on the ban on the harvesting of...

    Landowners reject conservation plan for Onogou/Ramos Island.

    A landowning Association made up of different tribes on Isabel and Malaita province are angered that a group not representing them is planning to implement conservation on Onogou Island, often known as Ramos Island,...

    Onogou Island on Isabel to be conserved

    BY BEN BILUAGizoTHE Nomi Teiga Conservation group consisting of Gao speaking people from Isabel Province have established a platform to conserve Onogou Island.A first step towards conserving Onogou Island and its cultural heritage begun...

    Guale fully supports Tina Hydro project

    By EDDIE OSIFELOGUADALCANAL Province fully supports the Tina River Hydro Project, its premier says.Francis Sade expressed this during the signing of the formal collaboration agreement between the Ministry of Mines, Energy & Rural Electrification...

    Alternative forest products, a must.

    We will have to work on alternative commodities from our forests, either to add from the current reliance or fill in the gap that round log export will create as we continue to reduce...

    Write shop for climate change

    By EDDIE OSIFELOPARTICIPANTS of the Grant proposal writing workshop that focused on Climate Change and Climate Finance Access are preparing for a writeshop on September 13.This is after the 26 participants on-venue and 25...

    HCC lags in climate emergency declaration

    By EDDIE OSIFELOHONIARA City Council is still to make any progress on the issue of climate change to date.This is after former City Mayor, Wilson Mamae declared a Climate Emergency on behalf of Honiara...