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  • New Leadership For The Micronesia Conservation Trust 23 Apr 2017 03:15 Pacific Islands Development Program Pacific Islands Development Program, East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies, University of Hawai‘i News Release Micronesia Conservation Trust Federated States of Micronesia September 30, 2015 The Micronesia Conservation …
  • Adaptation Fund approves USD 9 million project for Federated States of Micronesia 28 Mar 2017 05:20 Relief Web USD 9 million has been approved for the Federated States of Micronesia to help island communities reduce vulnerability to extreme drought, sea level rise and other climate risks. The 29th Meeting of the Adaptation Fund Board approved the "Enhancing …
  • Micronesia to get AVIC unit's plane 28 Mar 2017 02:20 China Daily A Chinese aircraft manufacturer said on Monday it will deliver one Y12E aircraft to Micronesia this year. It is also Harbin Aircraft Industry Group Co Ltd's first aircraft export to the country, which would help explore the Oceania market, according …
  • United and Continental Micronesia to merge in April 23 Mar 2017 10:24 Aviation News and Aviation Jobs from Flight Global United Airlines and its Continental Micronesia subsidiary will merge on 1 April, completing a process that began in 2010. Guam-based Continental Micronesia, while branded "United" to passengers, has operated as an independent subsidiary of the …
  • Federated States Of Micronesia Voters Again Reject Dual Citizenship 15 Mar 2017 02:23 Pacific Islands Development Program Most incumbent 2-year members of congress returned by voters POHNPEI, Federated States of Micronesia (Kaselehlie Press, March 15, 2017) – Last week voters in the Federated States of Micronesia turned out to elect their representatives for the two-year …
  • Increased Shipping Fess To Micronesia To Increase Cost Of Goods 26 Feb 2017 13:14 Pacific Islands Development Program Matson announces $225 per container rate hike By Jasmine Stole HAGÃ…TÑA, Guam (Marianas Variety, Nov. 27, 2014) – Matson Inc. announced yesterday that it will raise its rates by $225 per container-load headed to Guam, the Northern Marianas and the rest …
  • Long-Serving Jesuit Priest, Micronesia Scholar Back On Guam 23 Feb 2017 07:29 Pacific Islands Development Program Father Hezel assigned to be Vicar of Santa Barbara Parish In Dededo By Julius Cantara HAGÃ…TÑA, Guam (Marianas Variety, June 16, 2015) – The Archdiocese of Agana announced on Sunday in the Umatuna Si Yu’os that it has assigned Rev. Francis Hezel to be …
  • Micronesia Conservation Trust Provides $435,000 To Palau Protected Areas Network 21 Feb 2017 06:42 Pacific Islands Development Program Micronesia Conservation Trust Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia Feb. 20, 2017 On Jan. 31, 2017, the Micronesia Conservation Trust or MCT board approved a resolution instructing its Investment Advisor, Raymond James, to disburse $435,362 to the Palau …
  • Situation Report #23: Zika Virus & Dengue Fever, Kosrae State, Federated States of Micronesia (Feb. 07, 2017) 07 Feb 2017 02:23 Relief Web Zika and Dengue Outbreak Overview On March 15, 2016 Kosrae State was notified of its first confirmed case of Zika. Kosrae subsequently implemented routine Zika/Dengue/Chikungunya testing of all pregnant women. On October 21st, routine testing of …
  • IOM Micronesia: El Nino Drought Response - A Year in Review: 2016 Summary Edition 06 Feb 2017 09:43 Relief Web Highlights: FNS Distribution Seven atolls/islands severely affected by the 2016 drought received a three month supply of supplemental food assistance (SFA) supplied by the U.S. Food Nutrition Service (FNS). The SFA was distributed to communities in …