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Tonga to host major international whale conservation conference

Whales in a Changing Ocean, Nuku’alofa, Tonga, 4 – 6 April 2017. Credit-Niue Tourism Office Whales in a Changing Ocean is a new approach to whale conservation. The three-day event will focus on emerging threats to Pacific whales and will bring together political decision-makers, scientists, community, industry and funders to investigate future legislative and research […]

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Noble from the north

Lord Fusitu’a, Noble MP for the Niua Islands representing Tonga at the 2016 Bangkok conference for the Asian Forum of Parliamentarians on Population and Development. The theme was UN Sustainable Development Goal 5 of gender equality and empowering women. Photograph: Fusitu’a. Sitiveni Halapua made a comeback in regional media.  Severed from national politics in 2014 […]

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The Fono launched new services in North Shore

Tevita Funaki, CEO, The Fono speaks at their community based services launched at Northcote on Saturday 1 October, 2016 Northcote, Auckland, 1 October, 2016: Pacific families living on the North Shore will now benefit from community-based services delivered by The Fono, Auckland’s largest Pacific-owned health provider. The Fono officially opened a new location on Saturday 1 […]

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