The Australia Pacific Security College aims to support Pacific island countries to strengthen capacity, collaborations and policy-making for enhanced climate, environmental, human and traditional security.

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20 April 2021

Policing transnational and organised crime in the Pacific

In order to combat transnational crime in the Pacific, larger states must allow local partners to take the lead on development, Danielle Watson, Jose Sousa-Santos, and Loene M Howes write. The Pacific Island region is characterised by vast geographic expanses, porous maritime borders, and relatively small populations scattered across multiple islands, and it is growing…

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8 Nov 2020 | 30 min

Pacific Lockdown

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Mapping the COVID-19 response in the Pacific.

The map shows that, since the first cases were recorded in the region in March 2020, it has spread to 12 countries and territories, while ten countries and territories remain virus-free – a significant achievement.

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PSC Alumni members play key roles in addressing Pacific security risks. The connections made between Pacific security leaders and officials are a vital contribution towards a more secure and resilient region.

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