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On 1 July 2020 the first Traditional Navigation Training Program offered by the College of Micronesia (COM-FSM) in collaboration with Okeanos Foundation started at the FSM-FMI campus in Yap,…

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On June 6th 2020, Okeanos Pohnpei hosted 8 XHS students (class of 2022) currently doing their Community Service Projects in Pohnpei. XHS is located in Chuuk, FSM and is…

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The future of tourism in the ‘blue’ Pacific must be green, according to the head of South Pacific Tourism, Chris Cocker. Pacific economies are reeling from the impact of…

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As a new decade dawns much of the Pacific is grappling with major upheavals from climate and health crises to political disruption and self-determination struggles. RNZ Pacific’s Jamie Tahana…

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The Federated States of Micronesia has announced a ban on the importation of single-use styrofoam containers and plastic shopping bags. President David Panuelo signed the law enacting the ban….

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The Postal Service of the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) has partnered with Okeanos to deliver Christmas mail to the Outer Islands of Yap and Pohnpei. The FSM Postal…

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Feb 19, 2020

Into The Raging Sea

With waters rising around them, Pacific Islanders are marrying Space Age technology with ancestral wisdom. The state of Yap is scattered across the Pacific Ocean, its coral atolls and…

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The traditional, fossil fuel-free sailing canoe Okeanos Pohnpei departed last Sept. 20 on a scheduled trip for the mayor of Pingelap, transporting 6,000 lbs of goods and six passengers…

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His Excellency David W. Panuelo, President and Head of Government of the Federated States of Micronesia, adressed the general debate of the 74th Session of the General Assembly of…

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Last Friday, 20 September, our vaka in Pohnpei, the Okeanos Messenger, departed on a scheduled trip for the Pingelap municipal government transporting 3t of goods and 6 passengers from Pohnpei…

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