Rehabilitating our homeland ...
Dear Fellow Banabans,
Greetings to you all, yes I guess things are moving at a very fast pace that I need to update all of you in regard our meeting with the Kiribati Government.
From the onset, RCL in 2009 clearly defined its April Meeting a resolution to rehabilitate Ocean Island. The resolution passed seeks the majority mandate of the Banaban people from all of the four villages in Rabi for their referendum to approve the rehabilitation programme, a project proposal that was…Continue
Added by Stacey King on October 16, 2010 at 21:00 — No Comments
Dated 4 July 2010
BANABANS TO RESTORE HOMELAND
Elders to return from 65 year exile
The BANABANS living in exile for the past 65 years on Rabi Island in Fiji are inviting the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand and Japan to work with them to rehabilitate…Continue
Added by Stacey King on July 4, 2010 at 21:30 — No Comments
Banaban Elders living in Fiji are planning to go back to their devastated Island - Banaba (Ocean Island) by the end of the year to spend their final days back on their homeland. Banaban Elders say they will die in peace watching their children working on the rehabilitation project planned to restore their beloved island. This has been their dream since being forcibly removed by Japanese forces during…Continue
Added by Stacey King on July 3, 2010 at 17:30 — No Comments
We now have a full report of the Banaba Rehabilitation Project Objectives available: Go to: http://banabanvision.ning.com/page/project-objectives
Added by Stacey King on May 19, 2010 at 18:00 — No Comments