Making Sense of an Independent Chuuk (Part 3)

Making Sense of an Independent Chuuk (Part 3)

In this episode of our ongoing series, we have compiled all of the videos relevant to "Chuuk Independence", as well as some applicable documents in one space. We have them listed according to dates published, not the actual dates of the events. We will continue to add new videos and relevant documents as they become available.

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Making Sense of an Independent Chuuk (Part 1)

Making Sense of an Independent Chuuk (Part 1)

Our subject, "Making Sense of an Independent Chuuk" will be a series of articles centered around newsletters, videos and other materials pertaining to the subject of "Chuuk Independence".

Part 1 of this series of articles will center around the commission's newsletter entitled: "Beyond the Compact". CPSC newsletter, March-May 2014.

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Reader Response: "Turtles: Friends or Food?"

Reader Response: "Turtles: Friends or Food?"

To add context: this article is a response to another article that was published on the University of Hawaii's, Ka leo, Opinion page. The title of that article is, "Turtles: Friends or Food?". Please visit the page to read the article: "Turtles: Friends or Food?".

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The UN's Climate Change Involvment and Impacts

The UN's Climate Change Involvment and Impacts

n 1988, the United Nations established the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). The IPCC was created at the request of several UN nations to bring together international awareness of the earth’s changing climate. Although the IPCC does not conduct its own scientific research they do collect a wide variety of international studies relevant to the understanding of climate change. Contributors to the IPCC vary and include....

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Habele Donates Dictionaries to Pohnpei Students

Habele Donates Dictionaries to Pohnpei Students

(Tuesday, January 21, 2014) - A South Carolina based nonprofit has sent a thousand English language dictionaries to the picturesque Island of Pohnpei. Its one of four states in the Central Pacific Ocean that make up the string of islands called the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM). The dictionaries include an abbreviated atlas, something local island students can use to learn more about distant North American geography.

This unique donation is enough to provide every eighth...

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Are Elderly Micronesian Women Being Targeted by Thieves?

Are Elderly Micronesian Women Being Targeted by Thieves?

Honolulu, Hawaii (Dec. 25, 2013) - An elderly Micronesian woman had her purse stolen while she was receiving communion during Christmas Mass. This and other attacks to the elderly have widely gone unreported.

She blames herself for the event, "It's my fault" she stated, she left her purse on the pew as she went to receive communion.....

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