Category: Food Security

Sape farm cassava processing facility nears completion

admin- May 31, 2022

SAPE Farm in north Guadalcanal will soon process and package cassava into frozen, grated and cassava flour. The farm is 10 months in the making ... Read More

NZD $14-million climate change funding support to benefits Pacific Islands

admin- August 12, 2021

The Pacific Countries will be benefiting from a 14-million New Zealand dollars climate change funding support from the New Zealand government.  New Zealand Minister for ... Read More

Kava farmers encouraged to plant more

admin- February 4, 2021

The Varivao Holdings Ltd will starts buying Kava on Wednesday and Thursday next week. Varivao Holdings General Manager Banjamin Hageria told SIBC news. Mr. Hageria ... Read More

‘Sustaining tuna stocks remains a challenge’: Dr. Aqorau

admin- November 11, 2018

Dr Transform Aqorau was former Chief Executive Officer of the Parties to the Nauru Agreement in Majuro, Marshall Islands. Solomon Islands has one of the ... Read More

Climate refugees; our sinking phenomenon

admin- September 11, 2018

  Part of the graveyard in Luaniua washed away by coastline intrusion. For many people around the world, the image of the Pacific is a ... Read More

Former builder turns to commercial tilapia farming

admin- June 14, 2018

Jimmy Sigepitu   "I started with only four fish and now, I have around a thousand." Situated just outside the Western Provincial capital Gizo is ... Read More

Bad weather set to cause food shortage in Malaita

admin- September 4, 2017

A food shortage could be on the way in one area of Malaita. Continuous wet weather in West Are'are, Malaita Province, is damaging crops causing ... Read More