Rethinking Oceania is about......
855 views | +0 today
Follow
Rethinking Oceania is about......
Building momentum towards ownership of OUR future
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

PACNEWS - News Feature

PACNEWS - News Feature | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it

Reconfiguring regionalism in the Pacific?

 

Fiji’s full return to all levels of Pacific ACP (African, Caribbean & Pacific) meetings on November 21 was ‘historical’ in many sense of the word. Historical because the decision was resolved in a truly ‘Pacific Way’ as described by Cook Islands Prime Minister Henry… Read more

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

U.S.-Japan: A Pacific Alliance Transformed - The Diplomat

The Diplomat
U.S.-Japan: A Pacific Alliance Transformed
The Diplomat
Jeffrey W.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

The Greek government is calling for a radical new 'basic income' welfare policy

The Greek government is calling for a radical new 'basic income' welfare policy | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it
Greece is suggesting a Basic Income scheme.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

One Salt Water

Original version of the Wamsolwara song by Jon Osorio
Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi's insight:

testing scoop it on  rethinking oceania....

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

Christian Politics in Oceania | Outrigger: Blog of the Pacific Institute

Christian Politics in Oceania | Outrigger: Blog of the Pacific Institute | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it
“Thirty years ago, the missiologist Charles Forman stated that Oceania was “in all probability, the most solidly Christian part of the world” (The Island Churches of the South Pacific, 1982, p. 227). By this, he meant that the ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

Chikungunya - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Chikungunya - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The incubation period of chikungunya disease ranges from one to twelve days, usually two to three. Its symptoms include a fever up to 40 °C (104 °F), a petechial or maculopapular rash of the trunk and occasionally the limbs, and arthralgia or arthritis affecting multiple joints.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

Five Key Takeaways From the Frightening IPCC Climate Change Report | Blog, Connecting the Dots | BillMoyers.com

Five Key Takeaways From the Frightening IPCC Climate Change Report | Blog, Connecting the Dots | BillMoyers.com | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it
The food supply will dwindle, and the poor will be hit hardest, but we'll all be affected as the world becomes more unstable.
Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi's insight:

Against this background is the reality of our Pacific region.  Are we ready for this?  Where is that sense of urgency on climate change?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

Tidal flooding in Marshall Islands causes widespread damage

Tidal flooding in Marshall Islands causes widespread damage | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it
The Marshall Islands has been hit by a king tide which has flooded houses and caused widespread damage.
Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi's insight:

I cannot believe that our "brothers and sisters" are going to do away with the "mining tax" because it is bad for business...to be supporting countries to deal with this situation.........think again

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

Fiji relocates first village due to climate change

Fiji relocates first village due to climate change | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it
The village of Vunidogoloa in northern Fiji has become the country's first village relocated under the country’s new climate change programme.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

Church Of England Takes On ‘Giant Evil’ Of Climate Change

Church Of England Takes On ‘Giant Evil’ Of Climate Change | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it
In the midst of unprecedented flooding, the Church is "trying to raise the profile of climate change within the church and to help us have all our boats facing in the same direction."
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

Container classroom a cheaper option | Fijisun.com.fj

Container classroom a cheaper option | Fijisun.com.fj | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it

Students and teachers of Basden College in Newtown, Nasinu, have given their seal of approval for their new container classrooms.
It’s the ingenious idea of Teri Kempe, an Australian Anglican Church volunteer, who visited Fiji in July last year and felt sad when she saw the needs of Anglican schools like Basden College.

Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi's insight:

Commendations to the Board for this idea and for being innovative with the use of ready to use shipping containers.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

Welcome to Post-Courier

Welcome to Post-Courier | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it
DELAYING action on global warming will only increase the costs and reduce the options for dealing with the worst effects of climate change, according to a draft
Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi's insight:

It is the exponential effect of what is termed as the "feeder loop" where....events feed off each other and increase the extremity of the change in weather patterns.......that is what we should be afraid of.......

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

Australia Should Not Lose Sight of the Indo-Pacific Theater - The Diplomat

Australia Should Not Lose Sight of the Indo-Pacific Theater - The Diplomat | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it
A year of crises should not divert Canberra’s attention from a vital region.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

The Geopolitics of American Global Decline - Voltaire Network

The Geopolitics of American Global Decline - Voltaire Network | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it
For Professor Alfred McCoy, the United States continued their naval power strategy as the world has changed. Now China is building land traffic corridors. Inevitably, Washington will lose its advantage over the rest of the world.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

Indigenous knowledge to combat climate change

Indigenous knowledge to combat climate change | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it
An international forum in Darwin has been told that traditional land management practices are helping to combat the effects of climate change.
Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi's insight:

so now after we have wrecked our environment, we turn back to our traditional and cultural ways to resolve our challenges....the notion of forgiveness and community comes to mind...hmmm

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

Valery Timoshenko — Oceania: the Forgotten Problems of the ...

Oceania — the edge of an infinite number of islands in the South Pacific has long been considered kind of «paradise» on earth, a place where there is peace and tranquility. For a long time Oceania was under the watchful eye of ....
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

First Official Climate Change Refugees Evacuate Their Island Homes for Good

First Official Climate Change Refugees Evacuate Their Island Homes for Good | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it
The day has finally come, and a critical landmark in the saga of global climate change is occurring as we speak—and hardly anyone has noticed. The Carteret Islanders of Papua New Guinea have become the world's first entire
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

10 Technological Breakthroughs Of 2014 That Could Change The World

10 Technological Breakthroughs Of 2014 That Could Change The World | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it
These 10 technological breakthroughs could completely change our society in the future.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

Founder of Liberation Theology Hailed at Vatican

Founder of Liberation Theology Hailed at Vatican | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it
The founder of liberation theology, the Latin American-inspired Catholic theology advocating for the poor, received a hero's welcome Tuesday at the Vatican as the once-criticized movement continues its rehabilitation under Pope Francis.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

PIDF free from outside influence unlike Pacific Islands Forum: Fiji President

PIDF free from outside influence unlike Pacific Islands Forum: Fiji President | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it
Journalism workshops and trainings, pacific news, world news and in-depth analysis
Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi's insight:

We need to take ownership of our problems, to acknowledge our own roles and responsibilities instead of seeing them as someone else’s,” said Ratu Epeli.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

Community control of Ok Tedi mine assets welcomed in Papua New Guinea's Western Province | ABC Radio Australia

Community control of Ok Tedi mine assets welcomed in Papua New Guinea's Western Province | ABC Radio Australia | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it
Key assets created by the Ok Tedi copper and gold mine in Papua New Guinea have come under the direct control of local communities for the first time.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

Vanuatu Minister signs Vt500M Solar deal with United Arab Emirates | Vanuatu Daily Post

Vanuatu Minister signs Vt500M Solar deal with United Arab Emirates | Vanuatu Daily Post | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi
Scoop.it!

Welcome to Post-Courier

Welcome to Post-Courier | Rethinking Oceania is about...... | Scoop.it
PRIME Minister Peter O’Neill confirmed yesterday that Cabinet made a decision last week to ban visas on arrival for Australians except for those travelling by
Fe'iloakitau Kaho Tevi's insight:

reciprocity........reciprocity...something Australia and New Zealand will have to learn the painful way....

more...
No comment yet.