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Pacific Islanders Turn to Local Economies to Drive Post-pandemic Recovery

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CE Wilson Image 6 Tourist Market Port Vila Vanuatu 090614 629x472 - Pacific Islanders Turn to Local Economies to Drive Post-pandemic Recovery

CANBERRA, Australia, Feb 18 (IPS) – While Pacific Island countries have, so far, been spared a catastrophic spread of COVID-19, their economies have been devastated by the effects of border closures, internal lockdowns and the demise of international tourism and trade. With the global pandemic far from over, Pacific Islanders are looking to their local and regional economies to drive resilience and recovery.

Read the full story, “Pacific Islanders Turn to Local Economies to Drive Post-pandemic Recovery”, on globalissues.org

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