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Wednesday, August 17, 2022

SUIDANI SUBMITS CLAIMS

Gov’t given 28 days to respond to...

Government fines Win-Win over gold smuggling

By EDDIE OSIFELO THE Government has charged Win...

Ete slams Government policy on UXO

By EDDIE OSIFELO MEMBER of Parliament for East...

Use of plastic bag to be banned soon

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BY BEN BILUA THE use of plastic bags is expected to be banned soon as government begins tough measures on waste management. Minister of Environment, Climate Change, Disaster Management and Meteorology Titus Fika made the announcement...

FAO support SIG addressing negative impacts on forestry and climate change

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BY LYNTON AARON FILIA THE Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has been working with the Solomon Islands Government on ways to sustainably manage our forest. In an inception workshop with Guadalcanal provincial leaders on Wednesday 23...

Gov’t supports UNESCO Convention deal

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By EDDIE OSIFELO SOLOMON Islands Government has totally supported the move to ratify the 2001 UNESCO Convention. Director of Culture, Dennis Marita confirmed this during the opening of the second UNESCO 2001 Underwater Culture Heritage (UCH)...

Call for action on Climate change

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PACIFIC Civil Society Calls on Vanuatu’s Prime Minister to take an ambitious stand on Climate Change at the upcoming Pacific Island Forum Meeting At this week’s Pacific Climate Justice Summit, attended by hundreds of NGOs...

Anywhere under the sun

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Future is here with Solar computers made available for rural users THE lack of access to computers in rural communities has forced a local entrepreneur to invest in providing cheap and accessible solar powered computers...

East Kwaio now graces international web pages

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By Alfred Sasako THE name East Kwaio carries a stigma in Solomon Islands. Despite its rich cultural roots and unique way of preserving their way of living over many years, not many people appreciate the...

Vura begins talks on UNDP Climate Adaptation Project

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Following the signing ofa Climate Change and Adaptation Project with the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) under United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in February 2021, Vura Ward has proceeded on with consultations...

REDD+ awareness reaches out to Isabel

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REDD+ Solomon Islands, a programme led by the Ministry of Forest and Research (MoFR) has reached out to Isabel province, raising awareness and informing the rural communities of the initiative. REDD+ is an international climate...

Black-listed logger ordered out of Ngella

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BY ALFRED PAGEPITU A sub-contractor linked with a logging company blacklisted for its history of non-compliance with the business licence of the Central Province has been asked to leave its operations in the Mboli passage...

PM orders probe

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Prime Minister’s office orders investigation into logging of government land By Alfred Sasako THE Management of Mbahumea logging company is calling for urgent police investigation into why the Commissioner of Forest, Reeves Moveni, issued a felling...