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Pacific Island links: Bainimarama's UN address, Chinese aid in the Pacific, Moana and more

By Harriet Smith, an intern with the Lowy Institute's Melanesia Program. The Prime Minister of Fiji delivered a keynote address to the UN General Assembly, during which he stated Fiji will be 'more discerning' in its choice of friends, a marked change in rhetoric. The work behind the Lowy Institute’s mapping project ‘Chinese Aid in the Pacific’ is examined here, including the utility of social media.
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