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Dateline Pacific for 26 November 2020
Bougainville and PNG prepare for key meeting in Port Moresby; Staff suspended amid claims of child abuse at prominent Fiji school; Christchurch to Majuro for new PNA head.
Bougainville and PNG prep for key meeting in Port Moresby
Despite the political crisis, this Friday the leaders of Papua New Guinea and Bougainville are due to meet for the second time this month.
Staff suspended amid claims of child abuse
The abuse and neglect of children in Fiji is reportedly growing at an alarming rate.
Christchurch to Majuro for new PNA head
Christchurch based Dr Sangaalofa Clark is readying to move to Majuro in the Marshall Islands to head up the Parties to the Nauru Agreement. .
Dateline Pacific for 25 November 2020
Guam's US connections come at a cost in the pandemic; Isolated Pitcairn Island not immune from Covid effect; Kiribati hopes tourists will come to visit its WW2 battle sites
Guam's US connections come at a cost in the pandemic
Guam's US connection has in some key ways undermined the local response to the pandemic, according to the co-chair for the Independent Guam organisation, Michael Luhan Bevacqua.