Monthly Archives: October 2018

Fijian Language Week

New Zealand’s Minister of Pacific Peoples says there should be more interest in the language of Fiji as it’s a significant trading partner. Aupito Su’a William Sio said learning more about anyone’s language or culture opens a pathway for communication … Continue reading

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Kava and Coconut Art Exhibition in Vanuatu

About a month ago the Alliance Française Art Gallery showcased a two-week Art Exhibition in Port Vila, Vanuatu, by talented Nawita Artists under the theme ‘Kava’. Adorina Massing of the Vanuatu Daily Post wrote about the exhibition: 72-year-old Art Director of the … Continue reading

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WW II Oral History Project in PNG

I recently received information regarding a new oral history project in Papua New Guinea titled, Voices from the War, that I believe is worth sharing. The project is a collection of recorded memories and stories of Papua New Guineans who lived … Continue reading

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Roviana Lagoon Festival 2018

The 10th Roviana Lagoon Festival begins this week in Munda, which is the largest settlement on the island of New Georgia in the Western Province of the Solomon Islands. A lab technician, Solomon Soakai, from the Helena Goldie Hospital in Munda has been picked to chair the … Continue reading

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