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Nukulaelae

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Nukulaelae is an atoll that is part of the nation of Tuvalu, and has a population of 324 (2012 census) the largest settlement is Pepesala on Fangaua islet with a population of 247 people (2012 census). [1]

31 relations: Atoll, Bikenibeu Paeniu, Blackbirding, Chincha Islands, Congregational church, Cook Islands, Elekana, Fangaua, Guano, Guano Islands Act, Henry Naisali, HMS Penguin (1876), Johann Cesar VI. Godeffroy, List of Guano Island claims, Manihiki, Marae, Namoliki Sualiki, Nantucket, Niuoko, Order of Australia, Order of St Michael and St George, Order of the British Empire, Pacific Islands Forum, Parliament of Tuvalu, Peru, Prime Minister of Tuvalu, Secretary General of the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat, Tuvalu, Tuvaluan general election, 2015, United States, Vaitupu.

Atoll

An atoll, sometimes called a coral atoll, is a ring-shaped coral reef including a coral rim that encircles a lagoon partially or completely.

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Bikenibeu Paeniu

Bikenibeu Paeniu, PC (born 10 May 1956 Bikenibeu, Tarawa, in the former Gilbert Islands) is a politician from Tuvalu.

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Blackbirding

Blackbirding is the coercion of people through trickery and kidnapping to work as labourers.

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Chincha Islands

The Chincha Islands (Spanish Islas Chincha) are a group of three small islands off the southwest coast of Peru, to which they belong, near the town of Pisco.

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Congregational church

Congregational churches (also Congregationalist churches; Congregationalism) are Protestant churches in the Reformed tradition practicing congregationalist church governance, in which each congregation independently and autonomously runs its own affairs.

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Cook Islands

The Cook Islands (Cook Islands Māori: Kūki 'Āirani) is a self-governing island country in the South Pacific Ocean in free association with New Zealand.

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Elekana

Elekana was the first person to introduce Christianity to the Pacific islanders in what is now called Tuvalu.

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Fangaua

Fangaua is an islet of Nukulaelae Atoll, Tuvalu on which is Pepesala, the main village of Nukulaelae, with a population of 347 people (2012 census).

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Guano

Guano (from Quechua wanu via Spanish) is the accumulated excrement of seabirds and bats.

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Guano Islands Act

The Guano Islands Act (enacted August 18, 1856, codified at §§ 1411-1419) is a United States federal law passed by the U.S. Congress that enables citizens of the United States to take possession of unclaimed islands containing guano deposits.

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Henry Naisali

Henry Faati Naisali (12 August 1928 – 29 October 2004) AO, CMG, MBE.

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HMS Penguin (1876)

HMS Penguin was an ''Osprey''-class sloop.

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Johann Cesar VI. Godeffroy

Johann Cesar VI.

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List of Guano Island claims

The United States claimed a number of islands as insular areas under the Guano Islands Act of 1856.

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Manihiki

No description.

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Marae

A marae (in New Zealand Māori, Cook Islands Māori, Tahitian), malae (in Tongan), meae (in Marquesan), and malae (in Samoan) is a communal or sacred place that serves religious and social purposes in Polynesian societies.

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Namoliki Sualiki

Namoliki Sualiki Neemia,, generally referred to as Namoliki Sualiki, is a Tuvaluan politician.

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Nantucket

Nantucket is an island about by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the U.S. state of Massachusetts.

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Niuoko

Niuoko islet is the easternmost point of Tuvalu, which is located in Nukulaelae atoll.

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Order of Australia

The Order of Australia is an order of chivalry established on 14 February 1975 by Elizabeth II, Queen of Australia, to recognise Australian citizens and other persons for achievement or meritorious service.

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Order of St Michael and St George

The Most Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George is a British order of chivalry founded on 28 April 1818 by George, Prince Regent, later King George IV, while he was acting as regent for his father, King George III.

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Order of the British Empire

The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is a British order of chivalry, rewarding contributions to the arts and sciences, work with charitable and welfare organisations, and public service outside the Civil service.

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Pacific Islands Forum

The Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) is an inter-governmental organization that aims to enhance cooperation between the independent countries of the Pacific Ocean.

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Parliament of Tuvalu

The Parliament of Tuvalu, or Palamene o Tuvalu is the unicameral national legislature of Tuvalu.

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Peru

Peru (Perú; Piruw Republika; Piruw Suyu), officially the Republic of Peru, is a country in western South America.

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Prime Minister of Tuvalu

The Prime Minister of Tuvalu is the head of government of Tuvalu.

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Secretary General of the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

The Secretary General of the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat is the Chief Executive Officer of the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat (PIFS).

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Tuvalu

Tuvalu, formerly known as the Ellice Islands, is a Polynesian island nation located in the Pacific Ocean, about midway between Hawaii and Australia, lying east-northeast of the Santa Cruz Islands (belonging to the Solomons), southeast of Nauru, south of Kiribati, west of Tokelau, northwest of Samoa and Wallis and Futuna and north of Fiji.

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Tuvaluan general election, 2015

General elections were held in Tuvalu on 31 March 2015.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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Vaitupu

Vaitupu is the largest atoll of the nation of Tuvalu.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nukulaelae

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