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Electric scooters soon on public roads

1 July, 2017 - 9:42 pm in Community, Environment, Latest News, Local News, Traffic

  Source: M.P.M.C. Press Secretary APIA, SAMOA- 01 JULY 2017: Electrical scooters will soon be seen on the public roads as part of the Land Transport Authority’s, (LTA) fleet. The six scooters were gifted to the LTA by the Ministry of Environment and…

Pacific Dialogue initiates steps towards critical climate change risk insurance for the region

1 July, 2017 - 9:24 pm in Environment, Latest News, Pacific Region, People

  Lizbeth Cullity, UNDP Resident Representative;  Kosi Latu, Director SPREP, Sue Langford Australian High Commissioner and Iosefa Maiava, Head of the…

ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly Calls on US to review position on global climate deal

23 June, 2017 - 3:10 pm in Environment, Latest News, Viewpoint, World

  St Julian, MALTA, 22 JUNE 2017: The 33rd Session of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly (JPA) in Malta has adopted a declaration that calls on…

Savaia Lefaga – Samoa’s first tsunami ready community

19 June, 2017 - 4:02 pm in Community, Environment, Latest News, Local News, Weather

  The coastline of the Savaia village in Lefaga, south of Upolu island APIA, SAMOA – MONDAY 19 JUNE 2017: Savaia village, on the southern coast of Upolu, will be recognized by the UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) as Samoa’s…

Samoa commits voyaging heritage as part of 12 commitments to oceans protection

9 June, 2017 - 9:26 am in Environment, Latest News, Politics, World

  Samoa's double hulled Gaualofa committed as part of oceans protection at the UN Oceans Conference in New York By Makereta Komai, PACNEWS Editor in New York 7 June 2017, UN Ocean Conference, New York - Samoa has registered 12 Voluntary Commitments under…