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From Fiji, special flights or shipping lines will be organized for Cook Islands, Kiribati, Nauru, Niue, Solomon Islands, Tokelau, Tuvalu and Tonga, to ensure they reach their destination.

DHL Sends Healthcare Supplies for WHO to the Pacific Islands

The far flung islands in the Pacific have not been spared the brunt of COVID-19.
Obadiah said he had to explore other options and decided to focus on a crop that has high local demand, good yield, and can be produced all year round.

From Copra to Peanut Farming: “Hard Times for Farmers”

Obadiah Malokana is a 45-year-old who has spent most of his adult life as a farmer in Rabakela, Choiseul province.
He said in the words of Malcolm X, ‘the media is the most powerful entity on earth’.

PM Says Media Irresponsible

Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare has called on the media to be responsible in how they disseminate information.
Solomon Islands will now join China, Iran, Syria and North Korea as outlawing Facebook. Other countries have temporarily blocked it, including the island nation of Nauru which prohibited Facebook in 2015 but unblocked access in 2018.

Facebook Ban is an Attack on Human Rights: Civil Society

Civil Society Organisations in the Solomon Islands are utterly disappointed with the Cabinet’s decision to suspend the world’s biggest social networking site, Facebook.
Solomon Islands experience sea level rise at an average of 8mm per year, well above global projections. The rise is a threat to communities living close to the coastline.

Walk the Talk on Climate Change: Kenilorea

The government is being urged to redouble its efforts on climate change issues.