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Safe Haven from natural disasters officially launched at Falefa village

12 December, 2017 - 8:17 pm in Community, Environment, Latest News, Local News, Weather

  The hall built as a safe haven for the villagers of Falefa during natural disasters APIA, SAMOA – TUESDAY 12 DECEMBER 2017: A Safe Haven project in the village of Falefa was officially launched last Friday. The project was funded through the Civil…

US$60 million dollar project to protect the Apia town area

25 October, 2017 - 5:48 pm in Community, Environment, Latest News, Local News, Weather

  Representatives from various government ministries who will be involved in the implementation of the project By Julie Simati Fiu APIA, SAMOA -…

Japan brace for Cyclone Lan to hit today

23 October, 2017 - 1:03 pm in Environment, Latest News, Local News, Media, Weather, World

  Japan’s Meteorology Agency  workers  monitors  Cyclone Lan’s progress towards Japan By Lagi Keresoma in Japan SENDAI CITY, JAPAN - MONDAY…

Preparing Pacific Islands for Climate Change Refugees

  Flashfloods in Samoa in 2012 By Julie Simati Fiu. APIA, SAMOA - TUESDAY 17 OCTOBER 2017: Delegates from the Pacific islands are in Samoa this week sharing how each country can work together on protecting refugees in the Pacific due to climate change.…

The Pacific moves to integrate disaster risk management and climate change

5 October, 2017 - 11:47 am in Environment, Pacific Region, Weather

  Delegates at the Joint Pacific Climate Change Roundtable and Pacific Platform for Disaster Risk Management, 4 – 5 October, 2017 at the Holiday Inn, Suva. 4 October, 2017, Suva, Fiji - The Pacific island region is the first in the world to integrate…