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Moana Nui on Al Jazeera


Moana Nui video produced by Al Jazeera. Featuring Kekuni Blaisdell, Santi Hitorangi,Ikaika Hussey, Nalani Minton. Leaders from the Asia-Pacific region are to meet on in the US state of Hawaii. The Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation group will discuss trade ties, against a backdrop of global economic gloom. However, indigenous activists are staging an...

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We, the peoples of moana nui, connected by the currents of our ocean home, declare that we will not cooperate with the commodification of life and land as represented by APEC’s predatory capitalistic practices, distorted information and secret trade negotiations and agreements.

We invoke our rights to free, prior and informed consent. We choose cooperative trans-Pacific dialogue, action, advocacy, and solidarity between and amongst the peoples of the Pacific, rooted in traditional cultural practices and wisdom.

E mau ke ea o ka aina i ka pono. A mama. Ua noa.”

This statement was conjured at the Moana Nui 2011 conference, a gathering of peoples of the Pacific to connect and grow our relations with each other. We ask you to join us in shifting away from neoliberal, profit-driven relations and sign-on to this statement.


Article by Civil Beat Nov. 11, 2011

Moana Nui Statement at Nov. 12th Protest

Moana Nui is Not for Sale! video Nov. 12th protest

Draft Statements


aloha mai kakou, the Board members of Pua Mohala i ka Po, the International Forum on Globalization, and the coordinators of the Moana Nui 2011 Conference would like to mahalo everyone for a successful start to our three-day conference! through the two sessions conducted yesterday, Day 1, by our team of awesome volunteer facilitators (trained...

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Moana Nui – Live!


Here’s the live video stream of Moana Nui 2011. Watch live streaming video from moananui2011 at

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We are inviting you to a very important summit to be held in November of this year in Honolulu, Hawai?i. Moana Nui will be a gathering of practitioners and advocates for indigenous and native islander economies, subsistence practices, and the threats and opportunities to those economies posed by a globalizing modernization. This conference is...

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Moana Nui 2011

Moana Nui 2011

We’re live! Watch the livestream. Pua Mohala I Ka Po in collaboration with the International Forum on Globalization presents AN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PACIFIC TRANSITIONS: MOANA NUI: PACIFIC PEOPLES, LANDS AND ECONOMIES *        *       * CONVERGENCE or RESISTANCE Asia, the Pacific Rim, the Pacific Islands The Asia-Pacific region;...

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Moana Nui Statement Video

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