8 Dec 2017

Dateline Pacific morning edition for 8 December 2017

From , 6:06 am on 8 December 2017

A New Zealand parliamentary select committee has heard there's currently no pathway for West Papua to be put on the UN decolonisation list; Tonga's Ministry of Justice says a free legal service planned for Nuku'alofa aims to protect families and help victims of domestic violence; a new book explores creative writing from authors who originate from various islands in the Commonwealth, including the Pacific; Pacific women MPs visiting New Zealand this week say meeting prime minister Jacinda Ardern was inspirational; the Pacific Community has revised the Pacific's nutrition guidelines in line with the UN declaration on nutrition and Vanuatu kick-starts their medal haul on a golden day for the host nation at the Pacific Mini Games.