Pacific Trade Invest (PTI) Australia and Airbnb have announced a partnership that will promote inclusive, sustainable tourism and empower Pacific Island communities.
ORGANIC CERTIFICATION EMPOWERS EXPORT PROSPERITY FOR FARMERS
In Vanuatu, copra (dried coconut) farming can feel like living in ‘agricultural poverty’. However, the introduction of organic certification is enabling farmers to increase prices for their product, turning agricultural poverty into prosperity.
LABOUR MOBILITY SUCCESS – A PILOT FOR THE PACIFIC IN TROPICAL AUSTRALIA
Thirteen i-Kiribati recruits in the Pacific Microstates–Northern Australia Worker Pilot Program on Hayman Island celebrate achieving their Certificate III in Hospitality.
COUNTRY PROFILE - NAURU
Nauru (Naoero) is a raised, fossilised coral atoll located 42 kilometres south of the equator, with a land area of 21 square kilometres. There are 12 tribes, which are represented by the twelve-pointed star on the national flag. The Nauruan way of life has been greatly influenced by the Christian faith and very little of the old ways remain.
PACIFIC SUCCESS - MEET THE NAURU ENTREPRENEUR BEHIND PANAGIONA CREATIONS
Employment opportunities on the small island state of Nauru are limited. Agnes Mata Denuga always loved fashion and jewellery, and saw the potential to use Nauru’s natural resource, phosphate, to create a range of jewellery.