Cook Islands completes maritime boundaries | Pacific Beat

Cook Islands completes maritime boundaries

Cook Islands completes maritime boundaries

Updated 27 March 2014, 10:35 AEDT

Cook Islands is the first Pacific nation to complete negotiations with its neighbours on its maritime boundaries.

But it has taken several years to conclude the border treaties with states like Kiribati Niue and Tokelau and involved working closely with Geoscience Australia and the Geospatial Division of the Secretariat of the Pacific Community.

Presenter: Richard Ewart

Speaker: Vaipo Mataora, Technical Adviser, Maritime Boundaries Project, Cook Islands

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