1 Jul 2015

Dateline Pacific morning edition for 1 July 2015

From , 5:06 am on 1 July 2015

Resounding call for pre and post disaster funding at pacific regional meeting; Vasectomy is being promoted in Papua New Guinea as a solution to its high maternal death rate; A Kiribati youth representative says religious beliefs stand in the way of important sex education; New Zealand has increased its aid to Vanuatu by 18 million US dollars in the wake of Cyclone Pam; East Timor is welcomed into the Pacific family; And a solar-powered plane crossing the Pacific Ocean has passed the point of no return.