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Environmental management a priority: Pacific Recycling Foundation


Everyone in the country generates waste on a daily basis, but many do not seem to take any respon


Conservationists propose 'global conservation basic income' to safeguard biodiversity


Publishing in the journal Nature Sustainability, a team of conservationists led by the W

Porgera mine

Gold miner faces global protests as it rekindles a mine with a violent legacy

Three years after the Papua New Guinea government refused to renew its license, the Porg

Cook Island unveils new online process planned for CITES applications


Permits for Movement or Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) can now be requested on-line from the

Court House

Fiji Environmental Law update: High Court upholds Environment Management Act, 2005 and requirement for EIAs


In a significant case law development relating to the illegal destruction of mangrove, coral reef

PM Brown

PM Brown presents on Cook Islands seabed minerals in Washington DC


Prime Minister & Minister for Seabed Minerals, Hon.

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Scientists call for coordinated global effort to assess the full environmental impacts of tritium


Scientists have called for a coordinated international effort to fully assess the environmental i

Cook Islands. Photo: Dozier Marc / / Hemis via AFP

Crucial date looms for deep-sea mining in the Pacific, but is the world ready?


As a crucial deadline looms for a new frontier of mining in the deep Pacific Ocean, Pacific Islan

National Environment Service director Halatoa Fua. MARAE MOANA/23040238

Cook Islands pressing ahead with environment policy


The Cook Island National Environment Policy is a 35-page document that, in a nutshell, is a polic