4 Apr 2018

Dateline Pacific evening edition for 4 April 2018

From , 3:05 pm on 4 April 2018

The clean-up is underway in Fiji's west following severe flooding created by Cyclone Josie at the weekend. Fiji has found itself in a cycle of extreme weather and is bracing for more; claims of intimidation and obstruction in the run-up to French Polynesia's election; 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.