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Pohiva Tonga PM

Pohiva named his cabinet

Former NZ Prime Minister, David Lange said politics was “organised war” and he got that right. Any weakness is exposed and drilled home, but it is a good system to ensure people are performing. ‘Akilisi did expose Vaipulu’s weakness and drilled home on Monday with a 15 to 11 to be the Prime Minister. But […]

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Ending Poverty and Sharing Prosperity

WB-IMF report gauges progress on development goals, including new target of promoting shared prosperity of bottom 40 percent WASHINGTON, October 8, 2014 – Much more work needs to be done to end poverty and close the gap in living standards between those in the bottom 40 percent and the top 60 percent of the population […]

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AVID Programme

Latest Intake of Australian Volunteers for 2014 arrive in Tonga

The third group of Australian volunteers for 2014 arrived in Tonga this week as part of the Australian Volunteers for International Development (AVID) program. The new group consists of seven volunteers who will work within Tongan Government ministries and non-government organisations, in support of Tonga’s development goals. The volunteers will be working in various areas […]

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