Over 17 years of exploring and researching in Vanuatu, diving into the economy, the law, technology, society, politics and power. Few have had the chance to observe so closely the things that make Vanuatu unique.

‘Kabisan’ means ‘goodness’ in the sense of a life well lived, following a path of virtue, and with care and consideration for others. In Bislama you might call it ‘stret fasin’. We emphasise honesty, fairness and openness. We hit with a straight bat.