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Which Country is in All Four Hemispheres?

The Republic of Kiribati is located in the central Pacific Ocean, 2,400 miles (3,855 km) southeast of Hawaii. Its population of 100,000 is spread over its 33 atolls and reef islands. 61 more words

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Kiribati Youth Day

Today is Youth Day in Kiribati! It is believed that with every generation, comes change and social advancement. Specifically to Kiribati, Youth Day is used to promote a healthy lifestyle among youth and children throughout the island nation.  88 more words

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Kiribati - Fighting for FIFA membership

Kiribati are trying to gain entry into the football world, but are currently left alone to play football on their beautiful islands. But they want so much more, and helping them with that is one man from England. 871 more words


The first nation lost to rising seas?

In December 2014, the Fiji Sun wrote about Kiribati: the world’s next Atlantis. 2.5 years later, nothing has changed.

Kiribati is an island nation in the Pacific Ocean. 363 more words


‘A Pattern of Islands’ is a memoir written by Sir Arthur Grimble. It recounts his time in the Gilbert and Ellice Islands, where he served as a British colonial officer for nearly 20 years. 630 more words

Pacific Islands Literature

Christmas comes early

Six days after leaving Honolulu we arrived at Kiribati (Christmas Island), you don’t see it until you are very close, it’s highest point is only about 5 meters above sea level. 357 more words



‘The Sex Lives of Cannibals: Adrift in the Equatorial Pacific’ by J. Maarten Troost

If you want to get to know Kiribati – the real Kiribati – let this book be your guide. 465 more words

Pacific Islands Literature