14 March 2008
Special Report Issue 13 - Engaging our neighbours: Towards a new relationship between Australia and the Pacific Islands
By Australian Strategic Policy Institute
This report of an Independent Task Force considers future directions in Australia's Pacific Islands policy. Areas of interest include improving relations, improving governance, creating an enabling security, encouraging economic growth and furthering knowledge, culture and sport.
Task Force members were: Peter Abigail and Ian Sinclair (Task Force Chairs), Sam Bateman, Anthony Bergin, Jim Carlton, Graeme Dobell, Stewart Firth, Richard Herr, John Kerin, Stephanie Lawson, Paul O'Callaghan, Andrew Peacock, Bob Sercombe, Teimumu Tapueluelu-Schock and John Velegrinis.
The publication was launched at Parliament House by The Hon Duncan Kerr SC MP.