Campaign to clear PNG couple jailed for abortion: The Age & Sydney Morning Herald
Health / Human Rights / Papua New Guinea / Women & Girls

Campaign to clear PNG couple jailed for abortion: The Age & Sydney Morning Herald

A confronting story from Bougainville, PNG, where I have often reported on the crisis of maternal deaths (second highest in the Asia Pacific after Afghanistan). The news angle here the landmark case around the jailing of a couple for the termination of a pregnancy. But the background context is about the tragedy deaths in childbirth, … Continue reading

The Guardian: Welcome to Manus, the island changed forever by Australian asylum policy
Human Rights / Papua New Guinea / Society

The Guardian: Welcome to Manus, the island changed forever by Australian asylum policy

  After 10 days on the island and months of research, my longform report on life on Manus, and how Australia’s detention centre has changed it – for good and for ill. Reporting of this series made possible by an independently awarded grant from GetUps Shipping News project. By Jo Chandler/ Pics Vlad Sokhin. Link here. … Continue reading