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A new team in Paris
Coach Coffa
Thomas Jacobs
July 22, 2020

Opinion: Building the Pacific the Pacific Way

in July by Thomas Jacobs
The Pacific Way was coined by the late Fijian and Pacific Islands stateman, Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara, in which people of different races, opinions and…
Signing up to the 'Man Up' campaign in PNG
July 21, 2020

We Say: Culture cannot excuse violence

in July by The editorial team
When news emerged of 20-year-old Jenelyn Kennedy’s death in Port Moresby in late June, Papua New Guineans and people across the region were…
Charlene, a former aircraft engineer, now sells the jewelry she designs and makes at a local fleamarket
July 21, 2020

Back to farming Fiji goes

in July by Samisoni Pareti
Fresh from a 10-day tour of Viti Levu - Fiji’s main island - our July cover story shares what we saw as Fijians adjust to the economic and social…
July 21, 2020

Connecting the Pacific :ICT promises and challenges

in July by Samantha Magick
For the past several months if you are working in business, in government, for regional organisations or studying, you have almost certainly expanded…
MMG Communications was contracted by Samoa's Pacific Games local organising committee to provide production and distribution services globally.
July 21, 2020

High-speed low-cost internet access hopes

in July by Kevin McQuillan
Remote areas of the Pacific, including New Zealand, are about to get cheap and easy access to the internet. Richard Broadbridge, from communications…
July 21, 2020

Vanuatu celebrating 40 years

in July by Len Garae
Red, Green, Yellow and Black are the four colours that distinguish the Flag of the Republic of Vanuatu from other national colours. Red symbolises…
Sarah Kuman
July 21, 2020

PNG Mining: Layoffs and laws

in July by Kevin McQuillan
The Parliament of PNG has passed a series of amendments targeting the mining, oil and gas industries, which give the Minister greater flexibility in…
French Overseas Minister Sébastien Lecornu
July 21, 2020

New team in Paris faces urgent Pacific crises

in July by Nic Maclellan
Just three months before New Caledonia’s next referendum on self-determination, French President Emmanuel Macron has reshuffled his Cabinet in Paris,…
Mangroves at Bonriki
July 21, 2020

Adapting ecosystems to climate realities

in July by Nic Maclellan
A major evaluation of climate adaptation projects in the Pacific argues that bottom-up, community-led projects have performed better than many…
July 21, 2020

Sir Toke Talagi: A Pacific icon

in July by Samantha Magick
Former Niue Premier Sir Toke Talagi will be laid to rest on Monday 27 July. Sir Toke Talagi passed away after a prolonged illness, soon after…
Forum trade ministers meeting
July 21, 2020

Re-negotiated PACER Plus for post-Covid-19 Pacific regionalism

in July by Ambassador Kaliopate Tavola
Globalism is being threatened in the post-Covid-19 global order. However, there is still ample common sense around to counter such a threat. Those…
MAF masks up
July 21, 2020

Departure Lounge

in July by Samantha Magick
Boarding Pass The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), the UN body responsible for aviation, has agreed to ease airlines’ obligations to…
Paul Coffa
July 21, 2020

Coach Coffa looks to Japan 2021

in July by Alipate Pareti
When it comes the sport of weightlifting in the Pacific, outside of the star competitors, the other name that immediately comes to mind is coach Paul…
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July 21, 2020
Charlene, a former aircraft engineer, now sells the jewelry she designs and makes at a local fleamarket

Back to farming Fiji goes

Fresh from a 10-day tour of Viti Levu - Fiji’s main island - our July cover story shares what we saw as Fijians adjust…
July 21, 2020
Paul Coffa

Coach Coffa looks to Japan 2021

When it comes the sport of weightlifting in the Pacific, outside of the star competitors, the other name that…
July 17, 2020

Fiji resilience: Chef Shain

Seeing Shain hold and play with her daughter, and you can tell that 4-year-old Sarah is her world. Her job was another…
July 17, 2020

Fiji Resilience: Losana

Sitting in the hot sun, Losana does not seem to mind the humidity and the busy carpark beside her as she stacks heaps…
July 17, 2020

Fiji resilience: Shree Ram the…

Volunteers like Shree Ram are ensuring 2,000 school children in Nadi are eating well in schools. He is one of about 20…
July 17, 2020

Fiji resilience: Sigatoka's Masi Lady

From the masi (tapa) making island of Vatulele is Anareta Ketenilagi, pictured here at her stall inside Sigatoka's main…

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