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ITTF Development in Kiribati

A few weeks ago, we brought you a great story about a Japanese man doing his best to develop the table tennis talent in the tiny island nation of Kiribati.  17 more words

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The Republic of Kiribati is a cluster of about 33 islands located in the Pacific Ocean and spread across 3.5 million square kilometers. The people of Kiribati rely heavily on the ocean for sustenance and dine mostly on lobster and tuna. 73 more words

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Have You Ever Heard About Kiribati?

Hey Guys,

So today I will be talking about a country that I am pretty sure you have never heard about it before: Kiribati. First of all, let me just say that I just heard about it and I already fell in love with it, but the situation there is not that good. 643 more words

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Freeport Indonesia CEO resigns after latest scandal

Latin American Herald Tribune

Maroef Sjamsoeddin submitted his resignation on Monday from his post as the President Director of Freeport Indonesia, a U.S.-based mining company with controversial gold and copper operations in the eastern Indonesian province of Papua, Tempo.co news site reported today. 345 more words

Environmental Impact

Kiribati : maintenir une population hors de l'eau

Après avoir exploré les cas de Nauru et de Tuvalu, il parait nécessaire de faire une nouvelle étape à Kiribati, pays où le gouvernement se dévoue à faire face aux effets du réchauffement climatique. 1,487 more words


Kiribati's Table Tennis Dreams Fueled by Japanese Man

Imagine quitting your job and setting your sights for the sunny shores of a tropical island somewhere in the South Pacific.  That’s what Kazuhide Yukinori, a Japanese citizen, did many years ago as he realized his dream of leaving the hustle-bustle of city life in Japan for the sandy shores of the South Pacific nation Kiribati.  106 more words

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Why has Kiribati purchased land in Fiji?

Skepticism over Kiribati purchase of Fiji land

Updated at 2:30 pm on 13 January 2016

Academic researchers are investigating the practicality of Kiribati purchasing land in Fiji as a climate change mitigation and adaptation strategy. 205 more words