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Fiji

Fiji boosts storm relief by $6 million

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (RNZI, May 4) - Fiji's cabinet has agreed to boost flood relief efforts by US$6 million. The money is earmarked for food supplies to victims, and for rebuilding homes and...

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Niue (New Zealand)

Niue agriculture gets $700,000 UN boost

ALOFI, Niue (Niue News, Mar. 4) - Niue agriculture stands to benefit from irrigation projects sponsored by the United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organization. The FAO will says it will pay the...

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Niue (New Zealand)

Niue recovery at $23 million, Alofi to be relocated

ALOFI, Niue (Niue News Jan. 20) - It has been estimated that Niue's rebuilding program will cost around NZ$35million (US$23 million) over a five year period in the wake of the worst storm to hit in...

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Samoa

Samoa: "It felt like a boat hit by a massive wave"

By Tauva Esera PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (Samoa News, Jan. 8) - The effects of Cyclone Heta were felt in villages on the western side of the island, including Poloa, Fagali'i, and Fagamalo. In Poloa,...

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Solomon Islands

Solomons get cyclone relief from Cyprus

PACIFIC ISLANDS REPORT Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i HONIARA, Solomon Islands (SIBC, May 29) - The...

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New Caledonia (France)

Cyclone raises dengue threat in New Caledonia

From Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i NOUMEA, New Caledonia (Oceania Flash, Mar. 24) - Health...

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New Caledonia (France)

France OKs $25 million for New Caledonia housing

From Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i WELLINGTON, New Zealand (RNZI, Mar. 20) - The French government is...

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New Caledonia (France)

Thousands homeless after New Caledonia cyclone

From Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i SUVA, Fiji (Oceania Flash, Mar. 17) - Tropical cyclone Erica,...

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Fiji

EU pledges EUR 500,000 to Fiji cyclone aid

From Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i MELBOURNE, Australia (Radio Australia, Mar. 4) - The European...

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Solomon Islands

New relief bound for Solomons cyclone victims

Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i HONARIA, Solomon Islands (SBIC, Feb. 6) - The National Disaster Council...

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Fiji

Leptospirosis on rise in Fiji after cyclone

From Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i SUVA, Fiji (Fiji Sun/PINA, Feb. 5) -- An increasing number of...

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Solomon Islands + 2 more

Cyclone weakens near New Caledonia, Vanuatu

From Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i NOUMEA, New Caledonia (RNZI, January 31) - Parts of New Caledonia...

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Fiji

Fiji damage tops USD 35million, thousands affected

From Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i SUVA, Fiji (RNZI, Jan. 23) - Initial estimates of damage from...

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Fiji

Hope fades for missing after Fiji cyclone

From Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i SUVA, Fiji (fijivillage.com/PINA, Jan. 19) - Police today...

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Solomon Islands + 1 more

PNG calls for regional disaster response

From Pacific Islands Development Program/East-West Center With Support From Center for Pacific Islands Studies/University of Hawai'i PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea (Post-Courier/PINA, Jan. 18) - The...

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