Samoa deputy PM lays out climate, poverty challenges at UN

Samoa's Deputy Prime Minister, Fiame Naomi Mata'afa. Picture: RNZ

Samoa’s deputy prime minister has told the UN that a quarter of Pacific islanders live below the poverty line, many going without the most basic of needs. Speaking on behalf of the Pacific Islands Forum, Fiame Naomi Mata’afa said that despite sustained growth, many people were struggling to make ends meet in the face of […]

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