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The Pacific Islands Play the Field
December 27, 2016
The Pacific Islands Play the Field
New realities are shaping Pacific Island states’ relationships with China, Russia, Australia, and the United States.
The Pacific Islands Play the Field
Australia’s New Pacific Minister
October 03, 2015
Australia’s New Pacific Minister
A new ministerial post is designed to a send a message to the Pacific region.
Australia’s New Pacific Minister
Pacific Islands Forum: Climate of Consensus Before Paris?
September 09, 2015
Pacific Islands Forum: Climate of Consensus Before Paris?
The two largest members are being targeted by Pacific Island states worried about climate change.
Pacific Islands Forum: Climate of Consensus Before Paris?
French Polynesia Battles for Independence
October 10, 2012
French Polynesia Battles for Independence
If President Oscar Manutahi Temaru gets his way, French Polynesia could one day become an independent nation – but at what cost?
French Polynesia Battles for Independence
Russia's
September 17, 2012
Russia's "Checkbook Diplomacy" in the South Pacific
Moscow is turning to financially vulnerable South Pacific nations to promote its foreign policy agenda thousands of miles away.
Russia's "Checkbook Diplomacy" in the South Pacific
Australia’s Pacific Ambiguity
November 05, 2010
Australia’s Pacific Ambiguity
The Pacific islands are becoming a key factor for nations with strategic interests in Asia. Australia needs to step up its game.
Australia’s Pacific Ambiguity
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