Monthly Archives: April 2016

The four states in Micronesia include: Pohnpei (with the FSM’s capital city in Palikir), Kosrae, Chuuk, and Yap. According to an expert on Micronesia, it is uncertain whether Chuuk will get a chance to break away from the Federated States of Micronesia. The independence push coming from some of the pioneers of Chuuk, one of the […]

Three men who were stuck in an deserted island, Fanadik-Micronesia, were rescued by the US Navy and coast guard after seeing the letters- ‘HELP’ that were written on the beach. According to a Coast Guard spokesman, the rescue was a success because of the combined effort by both parties coupled with the willingness of many […]

Directors of Health Education Center in the areas of Guam/Micronesia ( Guam/Micronesia Area Health Education Center (G/M AHEC)) had a two day working meeting at the School of Nursing and Health Sciences in February. The grant programme conducted by the AHEC for the seventh consecutive year with the funding received by the Health Resources and […]

A decision to support the use of the Pacific Region ARFF Training Center in Spain by sister islands in Micronesia was signed according to Commonwealth Ports Authority executive director MaryAnn Lizama. The leaders of Republic of Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of Marshall Islands, Guam and the CNMI all agreed to support the PRATC […]

The U.S National Science Foundation has decided to fund the regional STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education grant titled named, National Science Foundation – Advanced Technological Education: Partnership for Advanced Marine and Environmental Science Training for Pacific Islanders. It is said that $900,000 has been allocated, to be used over three years time period. […]

Ulithi, is an island that is part of the Yap state which belongs to the island nations in the Federated States of Micronesia situated in the Pacific Ocean. Yap is one of the largest islands and is between Australia and Japan, and Ulithi is a sunny island that sets and provides an opportunity for those […]

Chuuk Lagoon in Micronesia is one of the best places if you are a diver. The wrecks that is hidden beneath the ocean is a world that is hidden from our eyes- divers not only get the opportunity to discover this but also to enjoy a variety of ocean life and reef aquariums. Eight divers […]

Kosrae is the second largest island amongst the island nations that belong to the Federated States of Micronesia, situated in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. Kosrae islands are untouched and not as popular as having adventures in Palau, Yap and Chuk; this itself is an adventure for the traveller especially if he/she is in [...]

Yap is a part of the Federated States of Micronesia and is amongst this nation of islands that consists of three more states; Kosrae, Pohnpei and Chuuk. Located north of the equator in the western Pacific Ocean, Yap belongs to the southern part of Philippines and Eastern part of Indonesia. Yap is a lush tropical […]