Government of the Federated States of Micronesia

Pohnpei Water Quality Monitoring May Get Small Grant

PALIKIR, Pohnpei (FSM Information Service): November 19, 1997 - FSM President Jacob Nena, on November 6, 1997, advised Governor of the State of Pohnpei Pangelinan that Pohnpei State Community Based Water Quality Monitoring may be a potential candidate for the Small Grant Scheme funding which is being assessed by the small grant scheme committee.

The information was relayed to the FSM Department of External Affairs by the South Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP).

Nena said he will advise Pangelinan the decision of the committee when it become available.

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FSM Office of the President
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Palikir Station, Pohnpei, FM 96941
Tel.: (691) 320-2548/2092
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