Commentary | 07 August 2009

A failure to deal with Fiji blots regional forum's copybook

In an opinion piece in The Age, Jenny Hayward-Jones, Program Director of The Myer Foundation Melanesia Program at the Lowy Institute, argues that Australia has a unique responsibility as Chair of the Pacific Islands Forum over the next year to guide the Pacific region through the challenges of the impact of the global economic crisis, the negative effects of climate change, regional trade negotiations and dealing with the intransigence of the military regime in Fiji. The Age, 7 August 2009, p. 13

Jenny Hayward-Jones

  • Jenny Hayward-Jones

In an opinion piece in The Age, Jenny Hayward-Jones, Program Director of The Myer Foundation Melanesia Program at the Lowy Institute, argues that Australia has a unique responsibility as Chair of the Pacific Islands Forum over the next year to guide the Pacific region through the challenges of the impact of the global economic crisis, the negative effects of climate change, regional trade negotiations and dealing with the intransigence of the military regime in Fiji. The Age, 7 August 2009, p. 13

Jenny Hayward-Jones

  • Jenny Hayward-Jones