We are honored to have this opportunity to interview Mr. James Naich from the State of Chuuk on his candidacy for the FSM’s upcoming constitutional convention. Mr. Naich has an extensive record of public service to the FSM. He is the Deputy Chief of Mission at the FSM Embassy in Washington D.C.. He also served as a delegate to two past constitutional conventions for the FSM.
On Tuesday, August 27th, sophomores and juniors of Yap Catholic High School joined the crew of Okeanos Waa’qab and Okeanos Ambassador along with members of the Yap Department of Education and the Department of Youth and Civic Affairs (DY&CA) for a coastal clean up around Nungoch island in Yap, Federated States of Micronesia.
On Wednesday it was reported that the Council of Pilung, Yap State’s council of traditional chiefs, had requested that Pacific Island Times’ correspondent, Joyce McClure, be declared persona non grata… We reached out to Ms. McClure to ask her a few questions