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    India Contributes F$2.02 Million Towards Fiji’s COP23 Presidency

India Contributes F$2.02 Million Towards Fiji’s COP23 Presidency

Prime Minister and incoming COP23 President, Voreqe Bainimarama, yesterday received a cheque donation of F$2.02 million from the Indian government in support of Fiji’s Presidency of the United Nations ongoing

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    U.S. 3 Back PM

U.S. 3 Back PM

Three United States governors are backing the Fijian presidency of COP23. One of them, Californian Governor Jerry Brown Jr, was appointed as Special Advisor for States and Regions by COP23

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    PM Sets Dates And Invites Pacific Leaders

PM Sets Dates And Invites Pacific Leaders

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama while laying out the upcoming events related to COP23 also  invited fellow Pacific Island leaders to be at Bonn in November. While giving an update on

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    COP23 President Backed Up By Experienced Team

COP23 President Backed Up By Experienced Team

Supporting Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama during his presidency of COP23 will be a team of experienced Fijians who will lead negotiations intended to go a long way in saving this

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    Municipal Programme To Be Rolled Out: Bala

Municipal Programme To Be Rolled Out: Bala

“This will make Nadi the first Fijian and South Pacific municipality to take a lead in climate change mitigation” The Minister for Local Government, Housing and Environment Parveen Bala will

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    Fiji Sun Editor Covers Big Ocean Event

Fiji Sun Editor Covers Big Ocean Event

Watch the Fiji Sun this coming week for special reports on Fiji’s co-hosting of the big United Nations Ocean Conference in New York. Fiji Sun Managing Editor News Jyoti Pratibha

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    COP23 Logo On Fiji Airways Fleet

COP23 Logo On Fiji Airways Fleet

Fiji Airways, has unveiled the COP23 logo on its fleet. Four A330s and five B737 aircraft will showcase the COP23 logo, highlighting Fiji’s presidency of COP23 to the United Nations

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    Bainimarama Disappointed, Trump Pulls Out Of Paris Climate Agreement

Bainimarama Disappointed, Trump Pulls Out Of Paris Climate Agreement

The decision by the Trump Administration to withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change is deeply disappointing, especially for the citizens of vulnerable nations throughout the world.   It

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    Aust Gives AU$6m For COP23

Aust Gives AU$6m For COP23

I announce AU$6million (F$9.28m) in funding to support Fiji’s Presidency of the 23rd Conference of Parties (COP23) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Fiji will be

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Letters to the Editor, May 17th, 2017

  Letters to the Editor, May 17th, 2017

World front achievement Tukai Lagonilakeba, Nadi Arguably this is the first time ever in the history of our country or from

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Why Nair Quit

  Why Nair Quit

Robin Nair was hoping to play a bigger role in COP23 work. But he had differences with some Government officials.

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European Union Ambassador Andrew Jacobs Hails Fiji’s Climate Change and Oceans Protection Role

  European Union Ambassador Andrew Jacobs Hails Fiji’s Climate Change and Oceans Protection Role

The European Union has hailed Fiji for its role in climate and ocean protection. The praise came from EU’s Ambassador

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‘Fiji Will Defend, Preserve Multilateral Consensus on Climate Change’

  ‘Fiji Will Defend, Preserve Multilateral Consensus on Climate Change’

The Chief Negotiator for the Fijian COP23 Presidency, Ambassador Nazhat Shameem Khan, has reiterated Prime Minister Bainimarama’s recent call for

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UniFiji to hold second COP23 awareness session

  UniFiji to hold second COP23 awareness session

The University of Fiji, in recognition of the importance of our Presidency of COP23 and the impacts of climate change

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Asia Development Bank Invests $3.15M In COP23 Assistance

  Asia Development Bank Invests $3.15M In COP23 Assistance

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will invest US$1.5 million (F$3.15 million) to assist Fiji’s Presidency of the 23rd Conference of

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A-G Discusses COP23, Cyclone Reconstruction At Tokyo Talks

  A-G Discusses COP23, Cyclone Reconstruction At Tokyo Talks

Fiji’s presidency of COP23, the ongoing UN climate negotiations, has been the focus of talks in Tokyo. This was between

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Hopes And Aspirations Leading Up To Cop23

  Hopes And Aspirations  Leading Up To Cop23

The honourable Australian Minister for Environment and Energy, The Co-Chair of the Green Climate Fund, The CEO of the Carbon

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Bainimarama, Turnbull Talk Climate Change

  Bainimarama, Turnbull Talk Climate Change

Australian assistance for Fiji’s COP23 presidency has been one of the subject of talks in Sydney between the Prime Minister,

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Cop23 Presidency Example Of How G20 And V20 Can Work Together: A-G

  Cop23 Presidency Example Of How G20 And V20 Can Work Together: A-G

Fijian Presidency of COP23 is a practical example of how Group of 20 (G20) and Vulnerable 20 Group (V20) can

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UniFiji Creates Awareness of COP23’s Importance

  UniFiji Creates Awareness of COP23’s Importance

The University of Fiji recognises the importance of climate change adaptation and mitigation and Fiji’s presidency at COP23 and has

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Power Utilities Meet-Renewable Energy Focus

  Power Utilities Meet-Renewable Energy Focus

Unlike other bigger Pacific countries, Fiji has a lot of more potential in terms of renewable energy. This was the

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Bainimarama  At Donor’s Meet  For COP23 Build-up

  Bainimarama   At Donor’s Meet  For COP23 Build-up

Permanent Secretary Yogesh Karan, Fijian Ambassador to US Solo Mara join PM. Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama is currently in San

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United Nations Ocean Conference O’Neill Backs Fiji’s Ocean, Climate Battle

  United Nations Ocean Conference O’Neill Backs  Fiji’s Ocean,  Climate Battle

Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O’Neill last night pledged his support for Fiji’s ocean and climate change battle. He

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Murky Waters Preventing Bull Sharks From Going Back To Sea

  Murky Waters Preventing Bull Sharks From Going Back To Sea

ANALYSIS: The shark which was sighted at the Wainitoa river mouth is said to be a bull shark. Ministry of

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PM to Rally Nations for Paris Agreement

  PM to Rally Nations for Paris Agreement

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama said a number of countries who were united in Paris in 2015 were pulling out of

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Advocate Praises Fiji’s Role As Presidency Of COP23

  Advocate Praises Fiji’s Role As Presidency Of COP23

Climate change advocate James Cameron says it seems right and proper for Fiji to take up the role of Presidency

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PM Will Show Seawall To Climate Change Officials

  PM Will Show Seawall To Climate Change Officials

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama will today show our climate change adaptation efforts to world officials. He will take James Cameron,

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NZ backs Fiji in Climate Battle

  NZ backs Fiji in  Climate Battle

Fiji can expect New Zealand’s support in its presidency of COP23. NZ is currently considering how it will further support

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PM Outlines Plans For COP23 To UK Official

  PM Outlines Plans For COP23 To UK Official

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama outlined Fiji’s plans for the COP23 presidency at a meeting with the United Kingdom’s Minister of

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"I wouldn't want to miss this opportunity. I want to make sure that I am by her side when my first child is born."
Jasa Veremalua
Fiji Rugby 7s rep
June 2017
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