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Pacific economies outpaced by nature says ADB

radionz.co.nz - "ADB is working along with other development partners to increase the resilience of the economies by climate-proofing the infrastructure for example, working a lot on urban development plans to mov...

Small Tsunami Generated in Pacific After Earthquake

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abcnews.go.com - A powerful earthquake rattled the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Monday, generating a small tsunami and frightening locals near the epicenter, but prompting no reports of damage or inj...

An Islander’s Bid to Be the World’s First Climate Refugee

bloomberg.com - (Bloomberg) -– As Tropical Cyclone Pam ripped through the South Pacific earlier this month, Ioane Teitiota was 2,600 miles away in New Zealand checking Facebook for updates from friends and relativ...

Tsunami warning in Pacific after earthquake

gulfnews.com - Sydney: A powerful earthquake rattled the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Monday, prompting officials to issue a tsunami warning for vast swathes of the Pacific and as far north as Russ...

British Pacific Locomotives

railmags.org - This product is not sold individually. You must select at least 1 quantity for this product. By Cecil J. Allen. Published by Ian Allan Publishing Ltd, this impression, 1990. ISBN 0 7110 0261 4. Cov...

Tsunami warning issued for parts of Pacific after earthquake - The Economic Times

economictimes.indiatimes.com - SYDNEY: A powerful earthquake rattled the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea on Monday, prompting officials to issue a tsunami warning for vast swathes of the Pacific and as far north as Russ...

Land acquisition ignites hundreds of mutinies

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eco-business.com - About a quarter of India’s districts are witnessing mass protests over land acquisition issues according to a study. It identified 252 land conflicts spread over 165 districts, spanning practically...

Small tsunami follows powerful Papua New Guinea quake - Al Jazeera English

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aljazeera.com - A powerful earthquake has rattled the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea, generating a small tsunami and frightening locals near the epicentre, but prompting no reports of damage or injuries....

Man Hikes 2600-Mile Pacific Crest Trail, Watch Entire Journey In Just Four ...

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aunewse.com - In this March 1, 2015 photo, hiker Justin Lichter shows his hands that were affected by wet weather after arriving at the southern terminus of their historic journey on the Pacific Crest Trail at t...

One million green jobs projected by 2030 in China, EU and US: experts

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eco-business.com - Nearly one million new “green jobs” are expected to be created in China, the United States and the European Union by 2030 if the regions stick to their current pledges to curb global warming, scien...

United Nations warns of continuing food security issues in Vanuatu | Pacific Beat

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radioaustralia.net.au - The Category Five cyclone destroyed the homes and infrastructure and 90 percent of crops leaving tens of thousands of people who rely heavily on subsistence agriculture without a source of income a...

China air force conducts drill in west Pacific Ocean

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reuters.com - World | Mon Mar 30, 2015 5:31am EDT China air force conducts drill in west Pacific Ocean

Typhoon Maysak bears down on the central Pacific | Pacific Beat

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Welcome to Australia's newest islands, thrust from the sea by a raging cyclone Nathan

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theguardian.com - It is not often that human beings get to stand on dry land anywhere on planet Earth and know they are the first to leave a footprint. Stepping off her inflatable tender on to a sand and coral rubbl...

Collection Bites: Women and Weaving in the South Pacific Islands

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events.manchester.ac.uk - Wed 1 Apr, 1-2pm. Led by Alice Searle, aid worker and teacher, this hands on session will look at fans, baskets and mats from the islands of Fiji, Rotuma, Tonga and Tuvalu; islands of the South Pac...

USDA Blog » #WomeninAg in the Pacific Northwest and Alaska

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blogs.usda.gov - Throughout March, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has been highlighting inspiring women in agriculture as part of National Women’s History Month. Recently, I participated in the fourth an...

Second Quake As Major Tremor Hits Pacific

news.sky.com - An earthquake of 6.8 magnitude has struck off Samoa in the Pacific Ocean just hours after a major tremor rattled nearby Papua New Guinea. The epicentre of the second quake was 77 miles (124km) west...

PACNEWS - News reader

pina.com.fj - There could soon be a whole lot more demand for sustainably caught tuna from the Pacific. For the first time ever, Greenpeace has just released a canned tuna guide in the United States - the larges...

A-REIT acquires The Kendall in Singapore for S$112m - DealStreetAsia

dealstreetasia.com - Ascendas Real Estate Investment Trust (A-Reit) has completed the acquisition of The Kendall at 50 Science Park Road for S$112 million, from Singapore Science Park Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of ...

Russian news: Ambitious Plans: Russian Transport Route to Link Pacific with Atlantic

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russia-insider.com - This article originally appeared in The Siberian Times Plans have been unveiled for an ambitious new transport route through Russia with a mega road and high-speed rail network to link Asia with Eu...

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