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Date, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand


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Macmillan Brown Centre for Pacific Studies International Conference:

Democracy in the Pacific in honour of Prof. John Henderson, 18 and 19 October 2012.

Post Conference Messsage from Acting Director Dr Malakai Koloamatangi

Malakai KoloamatangiDon McKinnon

(Above) Dr Malakai Koloamatangi (Acting Director) and Sir Don McKinnon facilitating dialogue on
a proposed Pacific Governance and Development Institute to be housed at the Macmillan Brown Centre for Pacific Studies

Murray McCully Sitiveni Rabuka

(Above) Rt Hon Murrary McCully and Major General Sitiveni Rabuka delievered the 2012 Macmillan Brown Lectures as part of the Conference

Media Links

Fiji still a worry as Christchurch Conference nears

Rabuka unsure about 2014 Fijian Elections

Murray McCully Speech to Democracy in the Pacific Conference

Cafe Pacific: Rabuka's post-coup Fiji 'forgiveness; corporate civil-military consultation proposal

Rabuka proposes Fiji committee to avert coups

Rabuka floats proposal to 'bridge' military and civil sectors in Fiji

No place for coups today- Rabuka

Pacific Issues under microscope in UC Conference

Democracy critical to Pacific Region, but poverty needs addressing

New Institute planned to help develop democracy in Pacific

Topics covered included; politics, rule of law, economics and development.

The Democracy in the Pacific Conference is open to:

The Conference Committee

Contact details

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Russell Taylor - Macmillan Brown Centre for Pacific Studies
Phone: +64 3 366 7001 Extn: 7791
Fax: +64 3 364 2590
Mobile: +64 27 2039 166

Postal address
Macmillan Brown Centre for Pacific Studies
University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
Aotearoa/New Zealand