2 Dec 2015

Dateline Pacific evening edition for 2 December 2015

From , 4:05 pm on 2 December 2015

There are reports of arrests and one death at rallies for West Papuan independence; An Australian NGO and the Bougainville government are at loggerheads over mining; We hear about concerns that the misuse of pesticides in Tonga could be causing ill-health; Aid agencies step up help for drought struck countries in the region; and A new report finds overseas worker schemes bring big benefits for Samoa and Tonga.