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Chief Roi Mata’s Domain

  title={Chief Roi Mata’s Domain},
  author={Meredith Wilson and Christopher Ballard},
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World Heritage and outstanding universal value in the Pacific Islands

Over the past two decades, the World Heritage Committee has sought to address the current and future credibility of the World Heritage List through capacity-building programmes in regions currently

Customary systems of management and World Heritage in the Pacific Islands

In recent decades local communities have been increasingly engaged in protecting heritage sites through the development of new models of conservation practice, such as co-management, joint management

Debating heritage authenticity: kastom and development at the Vanuatu Cultural Centre

In October 2003, 28 cultural expressions from around the world were proclaimed Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity, complementing the adoption of the Convention for the



Chief Roi Mata’s Domain: Nomination by the Republic of Vanuatu for inscription on the World Heritage List

  • Port Vila: Vanuatu Cultural Centre.
  • 2007

Report on Cyclone Uma

  • Port Vila: National Disaster Co-ordinating Committee, Government of the Republic of Vanuatu. May 1987. 8pp. + 1 map.
  • 1987

Legend and history : Did the Vanuatu-Tonga kava trade cease in A.D. 1447 ?

This paper has two purposes. One is to propose that myths and legends were, sometimes at least, historical records clothed in layers of allegory. The other is to demonstrate this by interpretation of

Annually resolved southern hemisphere volcanic history from two Antarctic ice cores

The continuous sulfate analysis of two Antarctic ice cores, one from the Antarctic Peninsula region and one from West Antarctica, provides an annually resolved proxy history of southern semisphere

Formation of the mid-fifteenth century Kuwae caldera (Vanuatu) by an initial hydroclastic and subsequent ignimbritic eruption

In the mid-fifteenth century, one of the largest eruptions of the last 10 000 years occurred in the Central New Hebrides arc, forming the Kuwae caldera (12x6 km). This eruption followed a late maar

Influence of volcanic eruptions on Northern Hemisphere summer temperature over the past 600 years

A network of temperature-sensitive tree-ring-density chronologies provides circum-hemisphere information on year-by-year changes in summer warmth in different regions of the northern boreal forest.

Hereditary chieftainship in Nguna.’ In Michael Allen (ed.) Vanuatu: politics, economics and ritual in island Melanesia. Sydney

  • 1981

Effects of Cyclones Ursula, Carlotta and Uma in the Port Vila-Mele Bay Area, Vanuatu

  • Workshop on Coastal Processes in the South Pacific Island Nations, Lae, Papua New Guinea. CCOP/SOPAC Technical Bulletin No.7. Suva: South Pacific Applied Geoscience Commission (SOPAC).
  • 1987

Cultural Tourism Strategy for Chief Roi Mata’s Domain (Northwest Efate, Vanuatu)

  • Unpublished report for the World Heritage and Tourism Committee (WHTC) and the Lelepa region community. Port Vila: Vanuatu Cultural Centre.
  • 2006