Micronesia

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I had death threats and my tires slashed for my reporting. Many journalists in the Pacific face huge dangers | Joyce McClure
Freedom of the press might be included in some constitutions of Pacific countries, but it often only works in theory

Joyce McClure

07, Jan, 2022 @12:20 AM

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One-third of people in Pacific paid a bribe in the last year, says corruption report
Survey of more than 6,000 people by Transparency International is the most comprehensive look at corruption in the region to date

Joshua Mcdonald

17, Nov, 2021 @1:13 AM

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Micronesian scientist becomes first Pacific Islander to reach ocean's deepest point
Nicole Yamase is second-youngest person and third woman to visit Challenger Deep, a place fewer people have visited than have flown to the moon

Jon Letman

03, Apr, 2021 @8:00 PM

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Sea of resilience: how the Pacific fought against Covid
A new documentary shows that while the health impacts of the pandemic have - so far - been largely avoided, the effects of isolation on families, communities, and livelihoods has been profound

Ben Doherty, Pacific Editor

12, Mar, 2021 @7:00 PM

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Missing sailors stranded on Pacific island saved by giant SOS in the sand
Three men stuck on tiny Pikelot Island after their boat ran out of fuel and strayed off course spotted by Australian and US military aircraft

Ben Doherty Pacific Editor

04, Aug, 2020 @5:22 AM

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Coronavirus in the Pacific: weekly briefing
Covid-19-related developments throughout the Pacific Islands

Dan McGarry in Port Vila and Tess Newton Cain

30, Jun, 2020 @10:00 PM

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Coronavirus in the Pacific: weekly briefing
Covid-19-related developments throughout the Pacific Islands

Dan McGarry in Port Vila and Tess Newton Cain

23, Jun, 2020 @10:00 PM

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Murder in Yap: sleepy Pacific island rocked by shooting of American attorney general
Rachelle Bergeron was working to prosecute labour traffickers, paedophiles and abusers when she was gunned down

Bernadette Carreon and Lauren Aratani

20, Nov, 2019 @11:56 PM

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The drug route you've never heard of: a map of Pacific drug busts
Meth and cocaine are packed into boats in Latin America and the US, then sailed to Australia and New Zealand through the Pacific

Andy Ball, Kate Lyons and Nick Evershed

26, Jun, 2019 @12:21 AM

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#BeingMicronesian: online hatred spurs positive fightback
When Sha Ongelungel saw yet another derogatory post directed at Micronesians, she decided enough was enough

Kate Lyons

06, Oct, 2018 @3:07 AM

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Air Niugini plane overshoots runway in Micronesia and sinks in sea lagoon
All passengers reportedly rescued after 737-800 settles in the sea and then sinks

Helen Davidson

28, Sep, 2018 @4:01 AM

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Sanne De Wilde's best photograph: the island of the colour blind
‘It’s the most colour-blind place on Earth. It took me four flights to get there. I wanted to celebrate the islanders’ unique way of seeing the world’

Interview by Edward Siddons

06, Jun, 2018 @4:09 PM

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