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Nauru and the ABC clash over refugee documentary
SBS - 12/2/2021 7:16:00 PM
The Nauru government says the report is an embarrassment to journalism and from start to finish it's denigrating, racist, false and pure political activism. "Last night’s Four Corners program on ...

Dismay at UK’s offshore detention plans for asylum seekers
The Guardian - 12/5/2021 4:55:00 PM
Letters: Detainees and workers from Australia’s offshore detention camps say Britain is ignoring the failings and financial costs of that system

A rush to mine the deep ocean has environmentalists worried - 12/3/2021 4:47:00 PM
Tiny Nauru is behind a push to fast-track talks on mining rules for the deep seabed, which could see fragile habitats opened to exploitation as early as 2023

The Nauru rapes
The Saturday Paper - 11/26/2021 1:05:00 PM
The first reports were about the guards themselves. They were allowing asylum seekers longer showers if they could watch them naked. Some were trading cigarettes for sexual favours. Credible reports followed of children being sexually assaulted in the detention camp on Nauru.

Unforgettable calls from Nauru
The Saturday Paper - 12/3/2021 2:09:00 PM
Six years ago, Martin McKenzie-Murray documented the brutal rapes of the refugee girls on Nauru. Even after the exposure of this systematic and brutal treatment of the girls both inside the camp and then in the remote hut accommodation in the community,

Belize joins Haiti, Nauru in support of Taiwan to join World Health Assembly - 12/1/2021 5:55:00 PM
Taiwan's participation in this global health organization has been excluded for political reasons,” said Belize’s Minister of Health and Wellness Michel Chebat on Tuesday at the World Health Assembly (WHA),

How to Call Australia From Nauru
Prokerala - 12/4/2021 12:00:00 AM
To make a direct call to Australia From Nauru, you need to follow the international dialing format given below. The dialing format is same for calling Australia mobile or land line from Nauru. To call Australia from Nauru, dial: 00 - 61 - Area Code - Land ...

Six refugees granted visas in Australia but ordeal far from over
Al Jazeera English on - 12/4/2021 8:16:00 AM
At least 75 other refugees who are now inside Australia are still languishing behind bars facing an uncertain future.

WCPFC faces test as expiration date nears for Tropical Tuna Measure
SeafoodSource - 11/29/2021 8:26:00 PM
The Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC) 2021 meeting begins 29 November, as it faces the expiration of its Tropical Tuna Measure guiding fishing controls for bigeye, skipjack, and yellowfin tuna in its jurisdiction.

Responsible Fishing Vessel Standard gaining traction in Pacific tuna fisheries
SeafoodSource - 11/24/2021 8:34:00 PM
The Responsible Fishing Vessel Standard (RFVS) is gaining traction in tuna fisheries in the Southwest Pacific, as a Philippines-based company has achieved the standard, while the Parties to the Nauru Agreement (PNA) have partnered with the Global Seafood Alliance to adopt the standard in its fishing operations.