Return to Pukapuka
Amelia Rachel Hokule’a Borofsky, Psy.D, is a community and cross-cultural psychologist based in Hawaii and the Cook Islands. She returned to Pukapuka to learn, write and give back to her childhood atoll and community.
China to offer more AID T0 Vanuatu
VANUATU – The Chargé d’affaires of the Chinese embassy in Vanuatu says further aid from China is likely as the country’s rebuild gets into full swing in the wake of Cyclone Pam.
As the juice of the roasted lakia ran down my fingers, I’m flashed back to a childhood memory of roasting a black kotawa on the beach.
The young men stood on the beach not sure their first vaka would float. “No one thought we could complete her,” said Marurai Marurai, Pukapukan master vaka carver and teacher.