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Volunteers ready for challenge in Kiribati

Heading to a South Pacific island that has limited access to fresh food and vegetables is not everyone’s idea of a good time, but for the Hokianga’s Aaron and Emma Hicks, it’s a combination of work experience and lending a helping hand. The couple leave in early July for Kiribati as part of the Volunteer […]

Invercargill city councillor and chief executive return from Kiribati

Kiribati may consider a shared service agreement to manage waste after advice from two Southlanders. Local Government New Zealand asked chief executive Richard King and councillor Lindsay Thomas to travel to Kiribati to share information on how waste is handled in the south. King said a Memorandum of Understanding between Betio Town Council and the Teinainano Urban Council had been prepared […]

Kiribati Annual Health Bulletin 2015

General Information Country Background Kiribati officially the Republic of Kiribati, is an island nation in the Central Pacific ocean. The nation comprises 33 atolls and reef islands and one raised coral island, Banaba. They have a total land area of 811 square kilometers and are dispersed over 3.5 million square kilometers. Their spread straddles the […]

FIBA Development Manager visits Kiribati and Marshall Islands Basketball Federations

As part of FIBA’s commitment to growing the game of basketball around the world, FIBA Development Manager — Oceania Annie La Fleur recently travelled through the North Pacific. Her goal, to train the next generation of basketball coaches and officials, develop local competitions and introduce FIBA’s exciting new competition structure. First stop on La Fleur’s […]

Kiribati surveys land

A Kiribati Government delegation dispatched to Naviavia, Cakaudrove, over the weekend travelled to the area to quell rumours and debate by its people regarding their land. Kiribati’s Land and Environment Minister Tebao Awerika said concerns were raised by people of Kiribati who felt that it was a useless investment. Mr Awerika said this was one […]