Developing Pacific citizenship
The first edition of Pacific citizens focused on Lifting our game - and is the basis for reporting some significant current trends in self determination
The Decisionmaker Pacific citizens publication series built on the research focus of the Being Pa'alagi programme.
The second Pacific citizens online publication is Tonga New Zealand 1950 - Pousima Afeaki, a Giant of a man.
The third Pacific
citizens online edition, is building on other aspects of
the 1972 social studies text Sione
comes to New Zealand - A Samoan migrant's story.
The online medium assists
authors to share work-in-progress with readers and other colleagues.
May 2007, Susuga Malietoa Tanumafili 11, Head of State since Samoa
became independent in 1962, died. Anthony Haas returned to Apia for the
State Funeral Service. He reported these dates as marking the opening
and closing of the first Act of Pacific citizens' political self determination.
The report is also the base for Asia Pacific Films in production.
Updated 20 May 2007