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Pacific and General

04

Feb '2019

Giving After a Disaster Strikes Giving After a Disaster Strikes

Monday, 04 February 2019

Pacific and General

Giving After a Disaster Strikes

It’s that time of year again - cyclone season in the Pacific. If disaster strikes, how can we best help our family, friends, and wider Pacific communities to get back on their...

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30

Jan '2019

How You Say My Pacific Name Matters How You Say My Pacific Name Matters

Wednesday, 30 January 2019

Pacific and General

How You Say My Pacific Name Matters

Reproduced with permission of Arieta Tora Rika - the writer, Pacific storyteller, and Talanoa's founder.   I’m Fijian, and there’s one stereotype I can’t deny. I love Rug...

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11

Dec '2018

Natural Disasters in the Pacific – the Role of the World Food Programme (WFP) Natural Disasters in the Pacific – the Role of the World Food Programme (WFP)

Tuesday, 11 December 2018

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Natural Disasters in the Pacific – the Role of the World Food Programme (WFP)

The Pacific is one of the most vulnerable regions to natural hazards in the world – and climate-related disasters are increasing the threat. Of the 20 states with the hig...

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29

Nov '2018

Te Kaveinga – Mental Health and Wellbeing of Pacific Peoples  in New Zealand Te Kaveinga – Mental Health and Wellbeing of Pacific Peoples  in New Zealand

Thursday, 29 November 2018

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Te Kaveinga – Mental Health and Wellbeing of Pacific Peoples  in New Zealand

Te Kaveinga highlights key findings about mental health and wellbeing of Pacific peoples in 2015 and 2016 from two population surveys: the New Zealand Mental Health Monitor an...

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15

Oct '2018

SHINING THE LIGHT ON AID IN THE PACIFIC – LAUNCHING THE LOWY INSTITUTE’S INAUGURAL PACIFIC AID MAP SHINING THE LIGHT ON AID IN THE PACIFIC – LAUNCHING THE LOWY INSTITUTE’S INAUGURAL PACIFIC AID MAP

Monday, 15 October 2018

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SHINING THE LIGHT ON AID IN THE PACIFIC – LAUNCHING THE LOWY INSTITUTE’S INAUGURAL PACIFIC AID MAP

The Lowy Institute has launched a major new data-driven digital interactive, the Lowy Institute Pacific Aid Map, which takes aid transparency in the Pacific to the next level....

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23

Aug '2018

A Pacific without NCDs for our children, is it a dream Beyond the Stars? A Pacific without NCDs for our children, is it a dream Beyond the Stars?

Thursday, 23 August 2018

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A Pacific without NCDs for our children, is it a dream Beyond the Stars?

The impact of non-communicable diseases is more than an alarming statistic for people across the Pacific. For many of us, it’s a scary reality. Illnesses such as diabetes, hea...

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