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SAMOA PATHWAY Mid Term Review Ends on a High Note

The final side event of the Interregional Preparatory Meeting of the S.A.M.O.A. Pathway Mid-Term Review titled “Empowered Civil Society for Sustainable Development: Best Practices from CSO-Government…  


Inter-Regional Preparatory Meeting for the Midterm Review of the SAMOA Pathway

The Inter-Regional Preparatory Meeting for the Mid-Term Review of the SAMOA Pathway was held from the 29th of October to the 1st of November of 2018 at the T.A.T.T.E. Convention Centre in Apia, Samoa.…  



Digital Response: How a Samoan Start-Up is Using Drones in response of climate change

In the past the words “tech start-up” and “Pacific” have rarely appeared together. Increasingly, however, we have seen this trope challenged, with numerous examples of home-grown firms employing…  


Samoa Leading the Pacific into the Digital Future with Communities, Partnership and Cyber-Security at the Fore

The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) hosted “Together for a Digital Pacific 2018” – an event that brought together the…  



Partnerships for a resilient and inclusive development of Samoa; Faleū wharf reconstruction.

The village wharf at Faleū had survived through many natural disasters and extreme weather events. In the past five years alone, the wharf got damaged from the 2009 tsunami and then, from Cyclone Evan…  


Students learning more about the Sustainable Development Goals in Rarotonga

On Wednesday 7th of February, an Education for Sustainable Development workshop was held on Rarotonga.  


United Nations Photo Competition

Call for interested Individuals and Groups to UN Photo Competition  

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