News - Kiribati
28 Dec 2016
A host of varied celebrations have been taking place across the world to mark Christmas Day. The first places to have entered into Christmas were Samoa and Kiribati's appositely-named Christmas...
22 Nov 2016
Sharks and global warming have something in common. Despite the fact that there’s overwhelming evidence that shark populations are dwindling and humans have a hand in the planet heating up way...
7 Oct 2016
It's a balancing act for the Hawke's Bay horticulture industry, with an RSE country hoping for an increase in the number of their workers employed in the region. As part of a national tour,...
28 Sep 2016
The Pacific island nation of Kiribati, considered to be among the world’s most vulnerable to the effects of climate change, has installed solar on four government-owned facilities, as part of...
14 Mar 2016
SUVA, March 14 (Xinhua) -- Dame Meg Taylor, secretary general of the Pacific Islands Forum's secretariat has written to congratulate Kiribati's newly-elected President Taneti Maamau, the...
11 Aug 2015
Children in Kiribati are among the first countries located in the Pacific region to use the rotavirus vaccine to protect against a potentially deadly virus. There have been several diarrhea...
21 Jul 2015
Army nurse Captain (CAPT) Hayley Claridge, who grew up in Napier and now lives in Palmerston North, is spending much of the winter in warmer climes. CAPT Claridge is working in several Pacific...