Category: Rural livelihood

Australia delivers 40 community projects worth more than SBD 8.7 million
Australian Government

Australia delivers 40 community projects worth more than SBD 8.7 million

Fredrick Kusu- March 26, 2024

By Sharon Nanau The Australian government delivered 40 projects worth more than SBD 8.7 million under its Australian Community Partnership Grant to their recipients on ... Read More

RSDP funds Fotana fishery project
Rural Development

RSDP funds Fotana fishery project

Fredrick Kusu- March 18, 2024

The Ministry of Rural Development (MRD), through its Rural Sustainable Development Program (RSDP), has approved a total funding support of $340,000 toward the establishment of ... Read More

MRD conducts awareness on new CDF Act 2023 in Reef Islands
Rural Development

MRD conducts awareness on new CDF Act 2023 in Reef Islands

Fredrick Kusu- February 26, 2024

The Ministry of Rural Development (MRD) has successfully conducted an informative awareness on the new Constituency Development Funds (CDF) Act 2023 for communities in Reef ... Read More

New fishery home for Reef islanders
Fisheries

New fishery home for Reef islanders

Fredrick Kusu- February 22, 2024

People of Reef Islands in Temotu Province now have a newly complete permanent fishery centre to preserve their fresh fish and other perishable products for ... Read More

Care-taker PM: CDF Act 2023 will deliver development to rural areas
Rural Development

Care-taker PM: CDF Act 2023 will deliver development to rural areas

Fredrick Kusu- January 20, 2024

The Constituency Development Fund Act (CDF) sets the foundation for the decentralisation of development programs to the provinces.  Caretaker Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare made the ... Read More

White River youths unite for positive change
Rural Development

White River youths unite for positive change

Fredrick Kusu- January 12, 2024

A number of White River’s youths officially established a Working Committee for 2024, during a meeting held at Kelyn School, West Honiara on Wednesday. Under ... Read More

Celebrating the strength and resilience of women in the Tina catchment on International Day of Rural Women
Rural livelihood

Celebrating the strength and resilience of women in the Tina catchment on International Day of Rural Women

Fredrick Kusu- October 16, 2023

On October 15, International Day of Rural Women is being recognised around the world bringing attention to the unique challenges faced by women in rural ... Read More