DP20 - The coconut wireless is being upgraded. Internet uptake and mobile telephony is increasing in the Pacific, shifting the technological and social landscape.
DP19 - It has often been said that nobody goes hungry in the Pacific, but is this true? Agricultural production has declined in recent decades and it's not just natural disasters which can impact on food security.
DP18 - Urbanisation needs to be seen and managed as a national priority, while a new mindset is required that can look positively at the urban process.
DP17 - Half the population of our region is under 24, and the Pacific has some of the highest population growth rates in the world. How will population pressures affect the quality of our democracy and young people's opportunities?
DP16 - Micronesia has the highest per capita net emigration rates in the world. But their governments can do more to balance the outflow of migrants by investing in education and growing the local economy at home.
DP15 - We have had decades of ‘big man’ politics - now we need to refine the big ideas, and have island leaders articulate their vision and timeline for our Pacific community.