4 Apr 2018

Dateline Pacific morning edition for 4 April 2018

From , 5:05 am on 4 April 2018

An Australian law academic says Nauruans and asylum seekers on the island are in a legal limbo after the government scrapped access to the Australia High Court; An environmental NGO has accused a major palm oil company in Indonesia's Papua province of failing to honour the spirit of a moratorium on new forest clearing; A woman from Tanna in Vanuatu hopes her concept for empowering women is embraced across Vanuatu and around the region; There is a call in Fiji for Viti Levu to be declared a disaster zone after a category one cyclone caused severe flooding over the weekend; Solomon Islands MPs accused of using foreign aid and development to divert attention away from their misuse of domestic funds.