Press Release: ULMWP United Liberation Movement for West Papua in Port Moresby fulfils prerequisites for MSG Membership United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP) expresses deep gratitude to Prime Minister Peter O’Neill and the PNG Government for inviting the ULMWP to…

Source: https://www.lowyinstitute.org The last time the leaders of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) got together was in 2016, for a special leaders summit held in Honiara. A number of key issues were left unresolved after that meeting, most notably whether to endorse the next iteration…

Source: https://www.lowyinstitute.org/ On Monday The Australian published an article titled “Pacific nations drowning in Chinese debt”. It suggests that a large number of recent “white elephant” projects are becoming an unsustainable burden on Pacific Islands countries. Although this contains a kernel of truth, it’s not accurate to…