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AgImpact follows the Vanuatu Beef, Bisnis Blong Buluk project led by Dr Simon Quigley as they use mobile app CommCare in Vanuatu to conduct research and share information with farmers for the first time. Film by @Conor Ashleigh/AgImpact/ACIAR
2015-2016 Telecom Vanuatu National Super League. Highlights of Pool C match between Amicale FC and Ifira Black Bird FC at the Port Vila Municipal Stadium for a spot in the quarter finals. Final score: Amicale FC 0 - 0 Ifira Black Bird FC Both teams advance to the quarter finals against winner and runner up of pool D. Date: Saturday 12/09/15
The Honorable Ralph Regenvanu (MP, Minister of Justice and Community Services, Vanuatu) speaks about the innovative cultural and economic initiatives in his country and the region that attempt to "mainstream" cultural heritage in national policy. He reflects on his transition into politics from his past work with cultural institutions and regional and international organizations. For eleven years Mr. Regenvanu was the director of Vanuatu's principal cultural heritage management agency, the Vanuatu Cultural Centre (1995--2006). He was also a board member of the Vanuatu National Cultural Council, a founding member of the Pacific Islands Museums Association and a member of its executive board (1997--2009). He worked on a number of UNESCO projects including a draft of the "World Report on Cult...
http://www.worldbank.org/pi - Lower costs of mobile services and increasing coverage have made life much better for farmers and fishermen working in the remote islands of Vanuatu, enabling them to deliver the right amount of goods at the right time.
UPDATE: Just for the public's knowledge, Digicel did not fund this project, as it turns out you can only apply to WAVES if you are an employee of Digicel. We did get the community center built through funds from Germany and France. We are still working on the "connectivity" part - and a group of citizen activists on the island have formed a Civil Service Organization under Vanuatu's Charitable Association legal framework to find a solution and fundraise. Stay tuned and check mtc.invanuatu.com for updates! This is what we did submit to Digicel, on February 27th 2015: A Project to Extend Mobile Network and to Build a Community Center for the Remote People of East Maewo Background: Naviso is a vibrant community with 600+ community members, 2 indigenous languages, and strong custom. You...
The Vanuatu Government through the Department of Finance and Treasury, IT section offered the MSG member country with a website developed by the Vanuatu Government web developer. The website was launched at Holiday Inn in Suva Fiji on the 31st of April 2011 during the MSG Summit. This is an historic milestone for the MSG