Since 2006 the relationship between the Methodist Church of Fiji and the Bainimarama regime has been variously tense, acrimonious and downright hostile, with Church Conferences cancelled by the government in 2009 -2011 and allowed under restrictions in
On 3rd September The ONE Campaign, will launch the Trillion Dollar Scandal, a new campaign that will expose the true costs of international corruption on developing countries.
Chaired by: Professor the Hon Gareth Evans AC QC FASSA, Chancellor of The Australian National University
Lecture Title: weapons of mass destruction and the US rebalance to Asia
James Bean commenced his fieldwork in early 2012. The target cohort of his research has been active and former combatants associated with the two main armed groups in the region of Southern Thailand known as "Patani".
For many Pacific Islander’s, a tattoo is a marker of one's cultural identity - a reminder of one's heritage and a visual story to carry on their skin.
Political actors in Myanmar who once found in the language human rights symbolic resources to oppose domination are today turning towards the language of citizens’ rights.
The Kingdom of Tonga, which possesses one of the oldest extant constitutions in the world, decided four years ago to make amendments to it that are the most significant in its history. The Monarch would cease to be Head of Government.
The winds of change: evolution and flux in intellectual property rights models at global and local levels
This seminar will examine the current debates and stimulants for change around intellectual property rights models at both a global level and at local and regional levels in the Pacific islands region. This discussion will be anchored in a case study