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Fiji Sun Online, 21st July 2018 | 27-Jul-2018
Fiji Times, 4th June 2018
DIGGING drains is not the answer to addressing the flooding problem around the country. Minister for Waterways Dr Mahendra Reddy says flooding, or waterlogging of low-lying areas and overflowing of rivers and creeks were generally associated with excessive rainfall induced runoff which were beyond conveyance capacity of drains and rivers.
| 25-Jul-2018
Fiji Sun Online, 28th May 2018
Tabuya villagers in Kadavu have moved to higher grounds after big swells hit the village at around 5am yesterday.
Village spokesperson Epeli Cokanasiga said three houses were swamped by flood­waters but the occupants were safe.
| 23-Jul-2018
Relief Web 30th April 2018 | 09-May-2018
RNZ 16th April 2018
Deforestation, poor forest management and drainage are being blamed for the massive and frequent floods Fiji has seen in recent years. 
| 17-Apr-2018
BBC 3rd April 2018
Fiji's prime minister has said the Pacific island nation is in "a fight for survival" as climate change brings "almost constant" deadly cyclones.
| 10-Apr-2018
Samoa Observer 29th March 2018
World Water and Forests Day was celebrated in Samoa on Tuesday.
| 10-Apr-2018
30 January 2018
GOVERNMENT plans are in place to address flooding in Nadi and other preparatory works to reduce the impacts of climate change in Fiji.
| 06-Feb-2018
Honiara, Solomon Islands –
Regional collaboration is essential to managing the impacts of droughts and floods across the Pacific.
| 18-Sep-2017
Defined as a period of below-average precipitation sometimes coupled with increased temperatures, drought is an issues that has arisen for a multitude of reason th | 19-Jul-2017
“As Pacific islanders, we have been made custodians of our greatest assets – our people, our culture, our land and our oceans, by our forefathers. | 13-Jul-2017
DESPITE having no creeks or rivers on the island, Yaro villagers on Kia Island encountered one of its worst flooding experiences last month.
Villager Osea Masiniqa, 76, said it was the first time that he had encountered such a flooding in his years of living on the island.
| 16-Jun-2016
New York, May 7: The international community must boost efforts to build the capacity for disaster risk management and readiness to | 11-May-2016
Sea-level rise, erosion and coastal flooding are some of the greatest challenges facing humanity from climate change. | 11-May-2016
Barack Obama has declared the severe drought in the Marshall Islands a disaster, opening the way for emergency US funding for the Pacific island nation. | 04-May-2016
Barack Obama has declared the severe drought in the Marshall Islands a disaster, opening the way for emergency US funding for the Pacific island nation. | 29-Apr-2016
The President of the Republic of Marshal Islands (RMI), Her Excellency Hilda C. Heine, has declared a State of Emergency due to the persisting drought conditions brought on by the current El Niño. | 29-Feb-2016

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