Government of the Federated States of Micronesia

Pohnpei Coaches and Organizing Committee Members

(PALIKIR, Pohnpei (FSM Information Service): April 29, 1998 - Vice President Leo Falcam, on April 20th, requested that staff Aurelio Joab and Jim Tobin from the Departments of Justice and Health, Education and Social Affairs, respectively, be allowed to participate in the preparations by Pohnpei State as Coaches and Organizing Committee Members for the upcoming Micronesian Games in the Republic of Palau.

Falcam stated that there is much preparation taking place in the FSM for the Micro Games to be held in the Republic of Palau in August 1998.

The Micro Games is open to participation from Palau, Marshalls, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) Nauru, Kiribati and the States of Federated States of Micronesia (FSM)

Falcam concluded by advising interested state government to notify the Department of Foreign Affairs of their interests for such training scheme and seek additional information if needed.

For further information on this release, please contact:

FSM Office of the President
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P.O Box 34
Palikir Station, Pohnpei, FM 96941
Tel.: (691) 320-2548/2092
Fax.: (691) 320-4356