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Tuesday, 10/18/16


The Marshall Islands atoll Majuro was hit by waves this week which damaged seawalls and buildings close to the lagoon shore. There were no reports of injuries, but a peak high tide for the month was driven over the low-lying atoll islands by gusting winds of a storm that developed earlier in the day. Ejit Island resident Alson Kelen said it was really rough and... + continue reading

Monday, 10/17/16


The Fiji Human Rights Commission has called for an independent investigation into a video which allegedly shows at least three police officers beating people lying on the ground. FBC News said the video was filmed by a passer-by around Pacific Harbour near Suva, and showed police using batons and kicking two men by the roadside. The policemen were in uniform and... + continue reading

Wednesday, 10/19/16


A major landslide caused by heavy rain buried 27 houses at Lababia village in the Salamaua LLG area in Huon Gulf district, Morobe last Friday. The downpour in the area has resulted in a landslide blocking off the nearby Tabare River and diverting a massive amount of water measuring into the Lababia Primary School and nearby communities along the Huon Coast, where the... + continue reading

Top Stories

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The Supreme Court of the United States has denied a petition of ‘writ of certiorari’ from five American Samoans, who are plaintiffs in the US citizenship case against the federal... + continue reading


Wednesday, 10/05/16 - 0 comment(s)


Land has become quite the issue in this week’s discussions as has been the idea of Maori customary title. Words like ownership, recompense, leases and the idea that for some our...

News Releases

Wednesday, 10/19/16 - 0 comment(s)


New research investigating barriers for female electoral candidates in the Solomon Islands has revealed that voters are willing to vote for a woman if they are perceived to be... + continue reading

In Depth

Tuesday, 09/27/16 - 0 comment(s)


A new report detailing the human rights abuses in West Papua has been published this week. The research aims to convince Pacific leaders on providing full membership of... + continue reading


Tuesday, 10/18/16 - 0 comment(s)


US Navy is building the billion dollar 'Space Fence' radar tracking station on an atoll in the Marshall Islands that scientists warn is vulnerable to sea-level rise in... + continue reading

Video & Audio

Monday, 10/03/16 - 0 comment(s)


Fareed Zakaria sits down with President Hilda Heine of the Marshall Islands to learn what threat climate change poses her country and what can be done about it.Source: CNN... + continue reading