Category: Pacific Area

Federated States of Micronesia


The Federated States of Micronesia is a large island nation, composed of many islands. YFC currently has no presence in the Federated States of Micronesia. Fast Facts: Population: 106,104 Capital: Palikir No. Islands: 607 Government: Federated Presidential Democratic Republic Time Zone: +10 to +11 Currency: United States Dollar (AUD $1 –> USD $0.94 Religion: Christianity […]

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Cook Islands


The Cook Islands is a island nation located in the South Pacific Ocean. Currently, YFC has no presence in the Cook Islands. Fast Facts: Population: 19,569 Capital: Avarua No. Islands: 15 Government: Constitutional Monarchy Time Zone: -10 Currency: New Zealand Dollar and Cook Islands Dollar (AUD $1 –> NZD NZ$1.19) Religion: Christianity Main Languages: Cook […]

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Australia is a large island continent located in the Pacific region. YFC has a large presence in Australia with 11 locations throughout the country. They specialize predominantly in school programs such as Auslife, a full day seminar based on numerous topics and NoLimits, a 10-20 session program based on improving core values in teens. They […]

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Papua New Guinea

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Papua New Guinea is a country in Oceania that covers the eastern half of the island of New Guinea. YFC ministry in Papua New Guinea is still in the target stage. Key contacts have been identified, and a ministry plan is being developed but ministry has not yet commenced. Fast Facts: Population: 6,310,129 Capital: Port Moresby […]

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Solomon Islands


The Solomon Islands is a country consisting of many islands in the Pacific. It is a target nation for YFC but as of yet, has no official presence in the country. Fast Facts: Population: 523,000 Capital: Honiara No. Islands: 992 Government: Unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy Time Zone: +11 Currency: Solomon Island Dollar (AUD $1 –> SBD […]

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Tonga is a island nation located in the Pacific Ocean. It is located roughly a third of the way between New Zealand and Hawaii. Tonga is a pioneer ministry of YFC. A committee has been established and they are planning and preparing to start youth ministry in the country. Fast Facts: Population: 102,00 (40% under […]

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New Caledonia


New Caledonia is a island in the Asia Pacific, still considered a overseas territory of France, but as of 1999, is slowly becoming an independent country. YFC has no presence in New Caledonia at the present time. Fast Facts: Population: 252,000 (40% under 20) Capital: Noumea Government: Under French jurisdiction Time Zone: +11 Currency: CFP franc […]

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Vanuatu is an island nation, located in the Asia Pacific. YFC has no presence in Vanuatu at the present time. Fast facts: Population: 221,506 (70% under 25) No. Islands: 82, 65 inhabited Capital: Port Vila Government: Parliamentary Democracy Time Zone: +11 Currency: Vanuatu Vatu (AUD $1 –> VUV Vt89.60) Religion: Christianity Main Languages: English, French, […]

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New Zealand


New Zealand is an island country in the South Pacific. YFC New Zealand was re-established in December 2014 having been in ministry recess for a few years. It was originally formed in 1950. Fast Facts: Population: 4,468,200 Capital: Wellington Government: Unitary Parliamentary Constitutional Monarchy Time Zone: +12 Currency: New Zealand Dollar (AUD $1 –> NZD NZ$1.19) […]

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