‘The Challenge for Pacific Leaders: Economic Growth and Reform”
Speech by Rt Hon Mekere Morauta Kt MP
Emerging Pacific Leaders Dialogue, Brisbane, 28 June 2006
Introduction: Pacific Islands Today
Mention of Pacific Islands once conjured up images of idyllic islands whose inhabitants valued leisure higher than any other activity, and had a lifestyle that was largely self-sufficient and affluent in...
Speech to World Ethics Forum, Oxford University
22 October 2006 by
Rt Hon Mekere Morauta, KCMG
Background: Papua New Guinea
Papua New Guinea has only 30 years experience of managing its own house. It has a relatively small population, 5.5 million, made up of thousands of different tribes with their own cultures and speaking over 800 languages – roughly one quarter of the world’s languages. The lev...