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Wednesday, October 27, 2021

    PM covid-vaccine pledge gains British envoy approval

    BRITISH High Commissioner to Solomon Islands Dr Brian Jones has spoken highly of the Prime Minister for raising his hands to be among the first to be vaccinated in the country.The acknowledgement was made...

    New UK Funding to Boost Climate Disaster Responses.

    The UK has announced £12 million in new funding to support developing countries to better prepare for and respond to disasters, including those linked to climate change. The funds will go to the Start...

    Virtual session on Right to Information

    The UN Pacific Regional Anti-Corruption (UN-PRAC) project, a United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) joint project, and experts from Australia, New Zealand and Vanuatu in...

    MPA concerned with border crossers

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITUChoiseul province government is wary of the high risk of covid-19 entering the country via the western border.Ward 12 MPA, Nerio Ulemiki voiced concern on how traditional border crossers from Western region...

    Women’s regional meeting attracts more participants

    BY BEN BILUAGizoOVER one thousand participants from the public and private sectors will take part in the 14th Triennial Conference of Pacific Women and the 7th Meeting of Pacific Ministers for Women which kicks...

    SI shares initiatives to fight GBV with Pacific women

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOGovernment through the Ministry of Women this week in the 14th Triennial conference shared home-grown initiatives to address Gender Based Violence.Director for Women Development Division, Vaela Ngai speaking in one of...

    Information sharing important: Dr Alec

    BY BEN BILUAMANAGER of Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) Dr Alec Hughes says institutions and organisation need to share important information that would help establish better understanding on environment threat and to make sound decision...

    UNICEF promises support for vaccination drive

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOUNICEF office in Solomon Islands has assured government of Solomon Islands and its people of continued commitment and support for a successful vaccination drive.Dr Zelalem Taffesse, UNICEF field officer, echoed this...

    New partnership against covid-19

    UNICEF and the United States Government through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) yesterday announced a new US$1.5 million partnership to support governments around the region, including Fiji, Kiribati, Solomon Islands, Tuvalu,...

    Vaccination to commence Wednesday

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOTHE official launch and roll out of the newly arrived AstraZeneca vaccine will commence next week on Wednesday at the Central Field Hospital according to Health Minister Dr Culwick Togamana.Togamana said...