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Loti Yates said: "When it comes to seeing the changes over the years - I can vouch for that. Things have just been getting worse and worse," External link

rnzi Saturday, January 5, 2019 4:39:00 AM CET

Loti Yates said: "We haven't had a big cyclone since Tropical Cyclone Zoe in 2003," "But Solomon Islands doesn't need a cyclone to get severe flooding. What we go through, maybe two or three tropical depressions which have very high rainfall and consequently, there is huge flooding" External link

rnzi Saturday, January 5, 2019 4:39:00 AM CET

Loti Yates said: "Many people don't have proper water systems. Communities use wells or streams so now their water systems will be gone. But the secondary impacts are health issues like diarrhoea and with too much water around, it is good nesting places for mosquitoes so increases the chances of having malaria, dengue outbreaks," "We need food and hygiene kits. Washing is a critical issue here. We need to get clean water, sanitation and hygiene because consequences of not dealing with this will have a bigger consequences on the health, disease outbreaks" External link

rnzi Saturday, January 5, 2019 4:39:00 AM CET

Loti Yates said: "We've been trying to warn people not to travel across the islands or rivers," "It's unfortunate though that despite all these warnings people are still crossing islands on banana boats and risking everybody's lives" External link

rnzi Saturday, January 5, 2019 4:39:00 AM CET

Loti Yates explained: "They only grow just enough to live on and any extras that these people plant in their lands, can be sold in markets and that would go to servicing other needs such as school fees and stationery for their kids," "So that is what we are looking at here. We do not have the dole system where the government gives funds to people to help them every week. These are farmers who work their land just enough to eat and survive and whatever extras they can get out of their lands, they can sell in the markets. Now that's gone" External link

rnzi Saturday, January 5, 2019 4:39:00 AM CET

Loti Yates explained: "We've had very little information coming in because of the continuing bad weather," External link

rnzi Saturday, January 5, 2019 4:39:00 AM CET

Helen Clark said (about Pacific Islanders): “But it is an opportunity for Pacific to show global leadership on this. I don’t know of any other region in the world, which is this focused on NCDs I travel everywhere so global leadership can come from the Pacific on this,” External link

pidp Wednesday, January 2, 2019 7:39:00 PM CET

Henry B Eyring said: “He loved the cultures of the world, and deeply respected them. And particularly the faith of the people,” External link

samoaobserver Monday, December 31, 2018 12:49:00 AM CET

Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi said: “Aiono is a qualified candidate for the job and is one of the Government’s longest serving chief executive officers” External link

samoaobserver Monday, December 31, 2018 12:49:00 AM CET

Donald Trump said: “We are going to have a great discussion and I think tremendous success. We will be tremendously successful,” External link

samoaobserver Monday, December 31, 2018 12:49:00 AM CET

Scott Griffen said (about Pacific Islanders): “Savea Sano Malifa is one of our World Press Freedom Heroes named in 2000. He is someone you’d recognise as having played a very important role in press freedom here in the South Pacific,” External link

samoaobserver Monday, December 31, 2018 12:49:00 AM CET

Xi Jinping said: “Samoa was one of the first Pacific island countries that established diplomatic relations with China,” External link

samoaobserver Monday, December 31, 2018 12:49:00 AM CET

Steve Jackson said: “I am honoured and privilege to be chosen as Head Coach of Manu Samoa,” “I know full well it comes with great responsibility. We will work hard and determined to gain the respect of the rugby world at R.W.C. and confident we have the talent, the skills and the passion in the players to deliver this for us at R.W.C.19” External link

samoaobserver Monday, December 31, 2018 12:49:00 AM CET

Andrew Wheatley said: “I got on and started going and realised the ski was filling with water, so I just decided to paddle,” “As I was paddling, I turned around and had a look and realised my whole tail was gone, right up until the running and worked out that whatever it was, it was quite big” External link

samoaobserver Monday, December 31, 2018 12:49:00 AM CET

Ian Lavery said: “It is insulting to those who make valuable contributions to society that the Tories for years have continued to use the honours system to award their own Conservative grandees and party donors” External link

msn-uk Saturday, December 29, 2018 3:16:00 AM CET

Chris Packham said: "our wildlife needs a voice to shout above the noise" External link

msn-uk Saturday, December 29, 2018 3:16:00 AM CET

Sutopo Purwo Nugroho afirmou: “O número de vítimas e de danos continuará aumentando” External link

correiobraziliense Monday, December 24, 2018 6:14:00 PM CET

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