East New Britain’s Pomio cocoa farmers are gaining momentum in their efforts to break into new global markets with about 100 farmers of Poio Ward in the Melkoi LLG that have been engaged in the last 8 to 10 months in producing organic cocoa beans, to make its entrance into the Japanese market in the coming months.
China’s vice minister of Agriculture and Rural Affairs Qu Dongyu, was elected as new Director-General of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) in Rome on Sunday. Qu, 56, was chosen at the ongoing 41st FAO Conference, the highest governing body of the Rome-based agency.
NOUMEA, 24 JUNE 2019 (SPC) — Australian Dr. Stuart Minchin has been appointed Director-General of the Pacific Community. The
Disposable nappies contain plastic and can take hundreds of years to degrade. Photograph: Vershinin/Getty Images/iStockphoto LONDON, 24 JUNE 2019
Papua New Guinea’s, National woman’s Football team, are heading to the 2019 Pacific Games in Samoa with one goal in mind – to defend their title as the ‘Queens of Football’.
Marshall Islands President Hilda Heine speaks with Reuters in Geneva, Switzerland, June 20, 2019. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse By Tom Miles GENEVA (Reuters)
More than seven in 10 people with epilepsy in developing countries are not getting the low-cost care they need, and UN health experts said on Thursday this could lead to a “significantly higher” risk of death among sufferers than in industrialized nations.