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Federated States of Micronesia
The World Factbook: Background: :: The Federated States of Micronesia, a UN Trust Territory under US administration, adopted a constitution in 1979. Independence came in 1986 under a Compact of Free Association with the US, which was amended and renewed in 2004. Present concerns include large-scale unemployment, overfishing, and overdependence on US aid. :: ...read more [Source: The World Factbook] Wikipedia: The Federated States of Micronesia i/ˌmaɪkroʊˈniːʒə/ (FSM) is an independent sovereign island nation consisting of four states – from west to east, Yap, Chuuk, Pohnpei and Kosrae – that are spread across the Western Pacific Ocean. Together, the states comprise around 607 islands (a combined land area of approximately 702 km2 or 271 sq mi) that cover a longitudinal distance of almost 2,700 km (1,678 mi) just north of the equator. They lie northeast o...read more [Source: Wikipedia]
Expertise (alphabetical order)
Official WebsitesGovernment of the Federated States of Micr...US Department of the Interior - Office of ...Legal Information System of the Federated ...
Research CentresCooperative Research & Extension - College...
Libraries and ArchivesCollege of Micronesia Library...Congress of Micronesia Library...MicSem Library...
Museum CollectionsAmerican Museum of Natural History...Australian Museum...Berndt Museum of Anthropology...
Health and Health ResearchDepartment of Health & Social Affairs - Go...Department of Health Services Pohnpei Stat...Institut of Health Metrics and Evaluation...
List of languages More on Glottolog
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Recordings at Paradisec
Administrative AreasChuuk (State)
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