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EU and 79 ACP countries in joint push to defend and implement Global Climate Deal

19 May, 2017 - 11:02 am in Diplomacy, Environment, Politics, Weather, World

  The Ministers of the 79 ACP countries meeting this month in Brussels Bonn, 18 May 2017/ACP/EC: The European Union and 79 African, Caribbean and Pacific developing countries, who together make up more than half of the signatories to the Paris Agreement…

Funds not the problem, lack of skilled people to do the job is

  Major infrastructural damage were caused by flashfloods BY Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA – WEDNESDAY 17 MAY 2017: A two day Climate Change Finance…

Schools close as Cyclone Ella brings wet weather

10 May, 2017 - 12:25 pm in Community, Environment, Local News, Weather

APIA, SAMOA - WEDNESDAY 10 MAY 2017: Some schools have been closed due to wet weather and rising waters. The Chamber of Commerce has advised its members…

Weather office warns of more rain as flood advisory remains

9 February, 2017 - 8:43 pm in Community, Environment, Latest News, Local News, Weather

  Effect of heavy rains around the Saleufi area in Apia  BY Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA – THURSDAY 09 FEBRUARY 2017:  The Meteorology office has warned of more heavy rain as the flooding advisory remains for the group. The Assistant Chief Executive…

Residents ignore threats of flooding

2 February, 2017 - 5:42 pm in Community, Environment, Latest News, Local News, Weather

  The vicinity of Leone village and the Vaisigano river as water levels rose due to yesterdays heavy rain BY Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA – THURSDAY 02 FEBRUARY 2017: Several residents of Leone and Vaisigano villages refused to leave their homes and personal…