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Henry Ivarature - 20 Nov 2020

High stakes and hijinks in PNG politics

A tense battle of political wills is taking place in Papua New Guinea, and it is unlikely to end anytime soon, Henry Ivarature writes.

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COVID-19 | The Pacific response: 18 November

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Hugh McClure - 18 Nov 2020

COVID-19 | The Pacific response: 18 November

Papua New Guinea Prime Minister James Marape is facing a leadership challenge and Vanuatu has recorded its first case of the virus this week, Hugh McClure writes.

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COVID-19 | The Pacific response: 11 November

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Hugh McClure - 11 Nov 2020

COVID-19 | The Pacific response: 11 November

The Solomon Islands Government has been accused of mishandling its recent stimulus package, whilst the first group of Tongan seasonal workers since the start of COVID-19 has arrived in Australia, Hugh McClure writes.

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“Walk with us”

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Robert Styles - 10 Nov 2020

“Walk with us”

PSC Deputy Director Robert Styles reflects on discussions with Pacific leaders around the impacts of the coronavirus and building resilience.

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COVID-19 | The Pacific response: 4 November

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Hugh McClure - 4 Nov 2020

COVID-19 | The Pacific response: 4 November

Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Marape is facing accusations of financial misconduct, whilst nurses in Solomon Islands are threatening to strike over unpaid allowances promised to frontline workers, Hugh McClure writes.

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Securing vaccine access in the Pacific

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Henry Ivarature - 3 Nov 2020

Securing vaccine access in the Pacific

Pacific states need to start planning for vaccine rollout in order to start rebuilding their communities, Henry Ivarature, Nicholas Thomson and Hugh McClure write.

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