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Papua New Guinea women

Climate change adaptation in Asia and the Pacific – Is gender relevant?

24 April 2019

Is gender a consideration for your program, project or research? Now is the time to reflect on this.

Goroka show in Papua New Guinea

Sean Dorney Grant for Pacific Journalism

11 April 2019

Established by the Walkley Foundation, the Sean Dorney Grant for Pacific Journalism aims to encourage more and better journalism about the Pacific islands region by Australian media professionals...

Papua New Guinea sunset

Vale Bill Standish

05 April 2019

Very sad news of the passing of our colleague Dr Bill Standish earlier this week. His scholarship focused on the politics of PNG at both local and national levels over several decades.

Rt Hon Enele Sosene Sopoaga, Prime Minister of Tuvalu

Climate impacts on Tuvalu and hopes for climate change negotiations

21 November 2018

The Prime Minister of Tuvalu, Rt Hon Enele Sosene Sopoaga, will discuss the impacts of climate change on Tuvalu, noting the implications of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)...

East-West Center: scholarship and study opportunities for 2019 now open

11 September 2018

We are pleased to announce opportunities for study and scholarships at the East-West Center (EWC) for the 2019 academic year.

Exxon Valderz Oil Spill 1989

Lecture: Science, objectivity, and political responsibility in the litigation of two oil spills

05 September 2018

Professor Stuart Kirsch from the University of Michigan, examines the role of scientific experts and expertise in legal proceedings.

Codification and creation of community and customary laws

Codification and creation of community and customary laws in the South Pacific and beyond

23 August 2018

Many communities across the Pacific islands region write down their own ‘customary’ or ‘local’ rules and regulations in the form of what are called customary or community laws, by-laws,...

2016 Karkar Island Bilum Festival, PNG

State of the Pacific 2018

21 August 2018

Department of Pacific Affairs’ biennial State of the Pacific (SOTP) conference will take place from 10-12 September 2018 at the Australian National University in Canberra.

50 Years of the Pacific Manuscripts Bureau

21 August 2018

The Australian National University’s College of Asia and the Pacific, School of Culture, History and Language and the Pacific Institute, celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Pacific Manuscripts...

ANU Pacific Institute Collection Launched on Open Research

16 December 2017

ANU Scholarly Information Services and the Pacific Institute are proud to launch the Pacific Institute collection on Open Research.

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