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Friday, December 3, 2021

    Greater coordination needed in climate finance: Mataki

    BY JARED KOLIIN BONN, GERMANY  GREATER coordination is needed in the management of Climate Finance, says Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Environment, Climate Change, Disaster Management and Meteorology (MECDM) Dr Melchior Mataki at the...

    World heritage sites contribute to addressing climate change

    By PRIESTLEY HABRUIn Bonn, Germany NATURAL World Heritage Sites have contributed to addressing climate change according to preliminary findings by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).IUCN’s Monitoring Officer for World Heritage Programme Ms...

    SI helps push for Indigenous Peoples’ Platform milestone achievement in COP23

    By PRIESTLEY HABRUIn Bonn, Germany SOLOMON Islands has played a key role in ensuring the Indigenous Peoples’ (IPs) Platform at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) was adopted at the 23rd Conference...

    SI wins bid to host Pacific labour mobility meeting

    SOLOMON Islands has won the bid to host the Pacific Labour Mobility Annual Meeting (PLMAM) in 2018.A delegation led by Deputy Secretary of Foreign Affairs Joseph Ma’ahanua has expressed Solomon Islands’ intention to host...

    Manele vows to restructure MDPAC

    BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLOTHE new Minister of Development Planning and Aid Coordination (MDPAC) Hon Jeremiah Manele has vowed to restructure the ministry’s approach in delivering its services.Speaking in Parliament on Monday, the Member of...

    Win-win deal

    PM defuses internal row over chief of staff appointment - Djokovic or Usuramo, new post createdBy Alfred SasakoPRIME Minister Ricky Hou has used his management skills in defusing an internal row which has the...

    We need answers

    Parents’ last hopes rest on MEHRD as uncertainty over children’s future troubles themBY BARNABAS MANEBONAPARENTS of students who sat this year’s examination are still uncertain and are worrying over their children’s future.Speaking with Island...

    Hou faces test

    PM’S LEADERSHIP STANCE ON WEST PAPUA, CHINA TO BE PUT UNDER THE TESTBy Alfred SasakoPRIME Minister Ricky Hou’s leadership ability will be put to the test when Caucus and Cabinet meet to look at...

    14 Ministers sworn in

    FOURTEEN ministers took their Oath of Allegiance and Oath of Office yesterday at the Government House.They are:Manasseh Sogavare MP as the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance and Treasury; ...

    We have not forgotten our development partners: Hou

    BY CAROL-ANNE SULEGATHE newly elected Prime Minister and Member of Parliament for Small Malaita Hon Rick Hou assures the country’s development partners that his administration is ready to re-engage and work together in advancing...