The human face of labour mobility in Kiribati

By Hele Ikimotu and Brandon Ulfsby Two prominent New Zealand academics have recently returned from discussing labour mobility policies and long term sustainable development plans in Tarawa, Kiribati. Access to overseas labour markets is a key development priority for...

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NZIPR Symposium

Labour Markets, Labour Mobility and Policy Options in the Pacific: a critical development debate Thursday 19th October, 10am - 12pm Fale Pasifika, University of Auckland The current debates over labour mobility in the Pacific increasingly require nuanced analysis of...

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Climate change in the Pacific, advocacy journalism in PJR

Climate change research ranging from Australia and Indonesia to Fiji and Vietnam feature in the latest Pacific Journalism Review in the first publication to focus on media and global warming in the region.

The edition, published next week, is timely as Fiji prepares to co-host the COP23 global climate change summit in Bonn, Germany, in November.

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Sovereign Wealth Funds in Pacific Island Nations

Our research provides an updated and comprehensive review of the role of the Pacific Island Sovereign Funds, including Sovereign Provident (Pension) Funds which are often very significant investors in the Pacific Islands.

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