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Marshall Islands

Today we’d like to introduce you to our Okeanos Marshall Islands captain Elmi Juonran. Captain Elmi was trained by Alson Kelen through the Waan Aelõñ in Majel (Canoes of…

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A new coalition of female leaders in the Pacific is kicking off its first conference in the Marshall Islands today. The Pacific Women Leaders’ Coalition Conference is being held…

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For more than 2000 years, Pacific Islanders have upheld a rich history of culture and traditions deeply rooted in deep sea voyaging and navigation despite the thousands of blue…

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Okeanos Marshall Islands prepares for the holidays! The crew loads up the Vaka Motu  for its next sail with supplies for the Marshall Islands community. After arriving from Ebeye during…

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Ebeye community has always been extremely limited with supply of local crops and goods. Therefore, Okeanos Marshall Islands (OMI) and MISCO Market join forces in a pilot initiative to…

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After a reunion in Majuro, Vaka Okeanos Messenger and Okeanos Marshall Islands both prepared for their respective departures. During Okeanos Messenger’s time in Majuro, both crews participated in a…

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The Marshall Islands have released a comprehensive climate strategy to go carbon-neutral by 2050, becoming the first island nation to do so. Pacnews reports the government in a statement…

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Just weeks before Nuclear Survivors Day, voyagers and educators brave more than 500 nautical miles of high seas aboard the traditionally designed, double-hulled sailing canoe, Okeanos Marshall Islands, to…

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On 27 August, Okeanos Marshall Islands packed several tons of food and supplies to sail to Maloelap Atoll. The experienced crew leaves Majuro on 28 August and will arrive…

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At the invitation of Kiribati president Taneti Mamau, Okeanos Marshall Islands sails to Kiribati to join their Independence Day Celebration on July 12th. Angelo Smith is the captain for…

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