3 Sep 2018

Abuse on Facebook raises Pacific concerns

From , 5:04 am on 3 September 2018

As Facebook moves to reassure the world it is improving online protections against abuse and false information, questions are being raised over whether this strategy extends to the Pacific.

The recent case of a Samoan author abused online has renewed debate over whether enough is being done in the region, after Pacific leaders threatened action earlier this year.

Mackenzie Smith reports.

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