Governance in the Pacific – The forgotten issue

Fiji Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama has a chat with his Australian counterpart PM Scott Morrison during the Pacifi c Island Forum meet in Tuvalu. Picture:

There was a time when Australia lectured the Pacific. John Howard said in 2004 that Australia had a “special responsibility” to help the Pacific but that we sought “reforms and better governance as conditions of that assistance”. Those days must seem a long time ago to the current Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, who has […]

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