Tagata o te Moana
Tagata o te Moana for 25 October 201410/24/14
Tonga's Democrats well organised for November poll; Fiji audit shows blatant financial mismanagement - FLP; ICC asked to investigate Australia for 'crimes of humanity'; More than 300 residents evicted from an illegal settlement in Vanuatu; Fiji's...
Tagata o te Moana for 18 October 2014
Maiden speeches in Fiji parliament express anger and hope; Niue marks 40 years of independence; Solomons police chief is to bring in new leadership; PNG police brutality highlights troublesome link to loggers; Tonga's push for judicial reform; The PNA...
Tagata o te Moana for 11 October 2014
A lengthy ban on a Tonga plane is lifted by New Zealand; The pro-independence groups in New Caledonia seek help at the United Nations; Samoa declares meteorological drought; PNG's continuing struggle to cope with Non-communicable disease; PNG to get...
Tagata o te Moana for 4 October 2014
Australia's to investigate abuse claims in its Nauru camps; fiji's Law Society makes a comeback after 5 years of weakened existence; a week-long trial is called in Tahiti to examine the illegal espionage service of a disgraced former president; santo...
Tagata o te Moana for 27 September 2014
Frank Bainimarama says he is now the leader of Fijians; the people of the Pacific plead for global action against climate change; The conviction of a PNG politician is seen as tip of iceberg; new backing for Australia's Temporary Protection Visas is...
Tagata o te Moana for Sat 20 Sept 2014
The latest on an historic week in Fiji; a series of attempts in the Cook Islands to turn around election results fall over; violence in PNG; a controversial deportation from Vanuatu; the impact on PNG of an Opposition of just 3; Drought in Tonga; the...
Tagata o te Moana for 13 September 2014
Four days out from an historic election in Fiji; the Fiji grassroots express concerns in countdown to vote; PNG's second biggest party now officially out the government; PNG anti-corruption team to ask court to enforce its pay; Land Owners to sue...
Tagata o te Moana for 6 September 2014
Dozens of Partnerships emerge from the small island states conference; Fiji couple allege courier pressure on vote; The Northern Marianas Govt told to pay what it owes to its power utility; Australia stops asylum seeker transfer to Manus; Ban Ki Moon;...
Tagata o te Moana for 30 August 2014
A Papua New Guinea volcano blows and drops ash over a wide area; A New Zealand academic wants the SIDS Conference to address 'blatant inequalities; We hear about the growing links between Papua New Guinea's West Sepik Province and neighbouring...
Tagata o te Moana for 23 August 2014
A survey finds New Zealand political parties agree aid budget is too low; Calls for the release of all children in Australia's asylum seeker camps; Concerns in the Pacific over Australian broadcasting cuts; There's frustration among PNG business...
Tagata o te Moana for 9 August 2014
Constraints still exist despite freed up pre-election debate in Fiji, Fiji's CCF cancels panel discussions, A group of prominent Australians speak out about the asylum seeker camps..Tonga's problems with a culture of violence in the police...the sale...
Tagata o te Moana for 2 August 2014
The Pacific Islands Forum summit concludes with historic election of a woman SG; Tahiti public opinion stoked by Flosse case; Fiji election campaigning in full swing; NZ urged to not abandon West Papuans; Amid diplomatic storm, Russian cybercrime...
Tagata o te Moana for 26 July 2014
Tahiti's Flosse set to lose office; Mixed reaction to Bainimarama's proposed NZ trip; Fiji's Sodelpa promises poverty relief; the fate of five suspended MPs in Nauru; allegations of treachery in the Cook Islands election; Appointment of an Australian...
Tagata o te Moana for 19 July 2014
Further changes to electoral system caste doubt on Fiji elections; The Cook Islands Party has won an absolute majority after the election; Tonga Democrats at a crossroads; Ethicist warns of risk to Australia's reputation; Solomons enters flood...
Tagata o te Moana for 12 July 2014
A week of pacific news.
Tagata o te Moana for 5 July 2014
Further tumult in PNG politics; Depopulation key issue for Cook Island elections; a mixed reaction after a key Melanesian body which West Papuans want to join; Nauru's speaker labels ousted MPs treasonous; A UN agency advances family planning ideas in...
Tagata o te Moana for 21 June 2014
PNG Prime Minister stands firm amid political meltdown; PNG's camp ruled constitutional; Solomons camps shut soon; Exhibition on legacy of NZ's invasion of Samoa during WW1 opens; Call for Pacific Forum to take a lead in trying to solve Nauru crisis;...
Tagata O Te Moana for 14 June 2014
There are calls for an investigation into the alleged burning of up to 200 homes near a PNG gold mine; Pacific kava growers hopeful ban lift will revitalise industry; New Zealand PM's decision to skip Pacific Forum summit criticised; Overhaul of...
Tagata O Te Moana for 31 May 2014
An Australian report into violence at its asylum seeker camp in Papua New Guinea is called a whitewash; independent inquiry into the Manus violence needed; New data on the state of asylum seekers' mental health is seen as unsurprising; Questions...
Tagata o te Moana for 24 May 2014
The first refugees have their status publicly announced in PNG and Nauru...There is an alert after four children die from malnutrition in Samoa....we look back at the causes of a turbulent weekend in Solomon Islands....concerns about the Fiji...
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