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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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