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Hugh McClure - 3 Jun 2020

COVID-19 | The Pacific response: 3 June

New Caledonia has recorded its first new cases in two months amid rising tensions with France, whilst Papua New Guinea has faced internal pressure to ease COVID-19 restrictions even as cases in neighbouring Indonesia continue to rise, Hugh McClure writes.

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COVID-19 | The Pacific response: 27 May

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Hugh McClure - 27 May 2020

COVID-19 | The Pacific response: 27 May

Rising case numbers in Indonesia’s Papua and West Papua provinces are causing concern, and the international response in the Pacific region has ramped up, Hugh McClure writes.

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COVID-19 | The Pacific response: 20 May

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Hugh McClure - 20 May 2020

COVID-19 | The Pacific response: 20 May

The Indonesian provinces of Papua and West Papua continue to be the Pacific region’s COVID-19 hotspots this week, Hugh McClure writes.

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Too few boots on the ground?

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Meg Keen - 13 May 2020

Too few boots on the ground?

Women still lack adequate influence in setting security agendas, yet there is evidence that significant gains can occur when a more gender-sensitive and inclusive approach is taken, Anouk Ride and Meg Keen write.

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COVID-19 | The Pacific response: 13 May

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Hugh McClure - 13 May 2020

COVID-19 | The Pacific response: 13 May

In-country testing is ramping up across the region this week, with testing capacity now restored in Papua New Guinea, Hugh McClure writes.

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COVID-19 | The Pacific response: 6 May

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Hugh McClure - 6 May 2020

COVID-19 | The Pacific response: 6 May

New, positive cases of COVID-19 continue to reduce dramatically in the Pacific Islands region, Hugh McClure writes.

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