#Pacific

  • Article: How to Watch ‘Global Goal: Unite for Our Future — The Summit & The Concert’ From Asia and the Pacific

    How to Watch ‘Global Goal: Unite for Our Future — The Summit & The Concert’ From Asia and the Pacific

    June 26, 2020

    Mark your calendars — the epic event is on this weekend. Read more

  • Article: Australia’s Foreign Aid Budget Redirected to Help the Asia-Pacific Respond to COVID-19

    Australia’s Foreign Aid Budget Redirected to Help the Asia-Pacific Respond to COVID-19

    By Madeleine Keck|June 2, 2020

    “This is an unprecedented pivot of our development program.” Read more

  • Article: The Pacific Is Dealing With a Dengue Fever Outbreak Amid COVID-19 and Tropical Cyclone Harold

    The Pacific Is Dealing With a Dengue Fever Outbreak Amid COVID-19 and Tropical Cyclone Harold

    By Madeleine Keck|May 22, 2020

    Fiji and the Marshall Islands have been disproportionately affected. Read more

  • Article: Banned Travel Due to COVID-19 Could See Millions of Pacific Workers Slide Into Poverty: Report

    Banned Travel Due to COVID-19 Could See Millions of Pacific Workers Slide Into Poverty: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|May 21, 2020

    Thousands of jobs have already been lost as hotels and resorts close. Read more

  • Article: How Australian Aid Is Helping the Solomon Islands Manage and Adapt to Climate Change

    How Australian Aid Is Helping the Solomon Islands Manage and Adapt to Climate Change

    By Madeleine Keck|May 18, 2020

    Over the past two decades, sea levels in the Solomon Islands have risen over 15 centimetres. Read more

  • Article: Australia Extends Aid to the Pacific’s Cyclone Harold Response

    Australia Extends Aid to the Pacific’s Cyclone Harold Response

    By Madeleine Keck|May 5, 2020

    The Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, Fiji and Tonga have received various forms of support. Read more

  • Article: Pacific Nations Hit By Strongest Cyclone in Years During COVID-19 Pandemic

    Pacific Nations Hit By Strongest Cyclone in Years During COVID-19 Pandemic

    By Madeleine Keck|April 10, 2020

    The region is battling a significant weather event and global pandemic simultaneously. Read more

  • Article: ‘Striking Lack of Progress’ on the Global Goals in the Asia-Pacific Region: UN Report

    ‘Striking Lack of Progress’ on the Global Goals in the Asia-Pacific Region: UN Report

    By Madeleine Keck|March 31, 2020

    The report shows conditions could be worse in 2030 than 2015 across 20% of development targets. Read more