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Kiribati SDG Report Preparation for HLPF 2018 Underway

Friday, 26 January 2018, 4:41 pm | PIANGO

(Tarawa, Kiribati) -----Kiribati’s preparation of its SDG Voluntary National Review (VNR) to the 2018 UN High Level Political Forum (HLPF) in July should be commended says the Pacific Islands Association of NGOs. PIANGO executive director, Emele Duituturaga ... More >>

Fiji President applauds CSOs and calls on united effort

Tuesday, 5 December 2017, 6:49 pm | PIANGO

Media Release Republic of Fiji President applauds CSOs and calls on united effort to address climate change More >>

40 Pacific CSOs Engage in Regional Policy Submissions

Wednesday, 29 November 2017, 8:03 pm | PIANGO


Farmer to Farmer Exchange to Strengthen Networks

Thursday, 26 October 2017, 6:36 pm | PIANGO

(Suva,Fiji) Regional farmers and stakeholders visited and inspected various agriculture and agro tourism productions streams as part of their farmer to farmer exchange program in Port Villa last week. The farmer to farmer exchange program was ... More >>

Fijian MP Speaks To CSO Next Gen Leaders

Monday, 25 September 2017, 4:43 pm | PIANGO

Suva, Fiji - Fijian Member of Parliament, Mosese Bulitavu today assured a group of civil society leaders that he will continue to highlight the sector’s key role in supporting and monitoring the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals ... More >>

Sustain Voices of Pacific Youth & Nurture Leadership

Wednesday, 21 June 2017, 10:39 am | PIANGO

Investments by the Pacific Youth Council (PYC) in civil society leadership is one way that it can sustain the voices of youth in the Pacific development discourse, a roundtable meeting in Suva has been advised. More >>

Pacific Spotlights Sea Bed Mining at UN Ocean Conference

Friday, 9 June 2017, 9:02 pm | PIANGO

Pacific Spotlights Sea Bed Mining at UN Ocean Conference (June 9, 2017, New York) – Activists and representatives from prominent Pacific Island organisations, led by the Pacific Islands Association of Non-Governmental Organisations (PIANGO), are ... More >>

Hold Governments Accountable for SDGs

Friday, 9 December 2016, 12:45 pm | PIANGO

Date: 9 December 2016 Suva - The interwoven nature of the Sustainable Development Goals should compel governments to work in partnership with civil society organisations says Pacific Islands Association of NGOs executive director, Emele Duituturaga. More >>

Indonesia Citizens’ Support Heartens Pacific NGOs Workers

Saturday, 3 December 2016, 11:46 pm | PIANGO

Suva - Visible support by Indonesian citizens for the halting of violence and oppression of West Papuans demonstrates the increasing public will against the Indonesian government’s continuing rule in the territory. More >>

Decolonisation Fundamental to Pacific Sovereignty

Saturday, 3 December 2016, 11:44 pm | PIANGO

Suva - The decolonisation of indigenous peoples in Tahiti, New Caledonia, West Papua, and the American territories is intrinsically tied to the sovereignty of the Pacific region. More >>

Accountability and inclusivity are key

Saturday, 12 November 2016, 3:29 pm | PIANGO

Press Release ACCOUNTABILITY & INCLUSIVITY ARE KEY TO PACIFIC CSOs DEVELOPMENT EFFECTIVENESS Date: 11 November 2016 Suva - Accountability and inclusivity are key to Pacific civil society’s development effectiveness says Pacific Islands Association ... More >>

Anticipation Builds as Pacific CSOs Await Indonesia Response

Saturday, 15 October 2016, 9:45 pm | PIANGO

Date: 14 October 2016 Suva - The request made by the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) to Indonesia to formally respond to allegations of racial violence and discrimination against Papuans by November is a sign that the ... More >>

Pacific CSO Voices in Policy Key to Effective Development

Saturday, 15 October 2016, 9:44 pm | PIANGO

PACIFIC CSO VOICES IN POLICY SPACES KEY TO EFFECTIVE DEVELOPMENT: PIANGO Date: 14 October 2016 Suva - Pacific civil society voices in international and regional policy spaces is critical in determining context-relevant development for the region says ... More >>

PIANGO to Hold CSO Forum in Pohnpei

Thursday, 1 September 2016, 10:44 am | PIANGO

Suva - About 80 regional civil society representatives are expected to converge in Pohnpei, FSM for a roundtable on the eve of the 2016 Pacific Island Leaders Forum meeting. More >>

"Give Development a Human Face”, Pacific Civil Leaders Say

Tuesday, 12 July 2011, 2:34 pm | PIANGO

A Pacific regional meeting on aid and development effectiveness has reinforced an international call for people to be brought to the centre of development and that development co-operation and aid effectiveness processes are people centered, respect ... More >>

UN Summit Hears Of Pacific Progress On MDGs

Wednesday, 1 September 2010, 11:02 am | PIANGO

The 63rd UN DPI)/NGO Conference currently underway, today heard reports from the Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu on Pacific progress at grassroots level towards implementation of the Millenium Development Goals. More >>

Pacific To Have Strong Presence At Top UN Summit

Wednesday, 25 August 2010, 2:43 pm | PIANGO

The Pacific Islands will have a strong presence at the upcoming 63rd Annual United Nations Department of Public Information (UNDPI)/Non Government Organisation (NGO) Conference which kicks off in Melbourne, Australia, next week. More >>

Commit to Genuine Partnerships, Say CSOS

Thursday, 6 May 2010, 12:58 pm | PIANGO

Pacific Island civil society leaders meeting in the Tongan capital Nuku’alofa this week are calling for genuine and sustained partnerships with Pacific governments, stakeholders and development partners as Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) assess ... More >>

Regional CSOs To Meet On Development Effectiveness

Sunday, 2 May 2010, 12:56 pm | PIANGO

The regional consultation, which will be held from 5-7 May, 2010, follows on from a recent national consultation held in Suva, Fiji. The Fiji consultation with was one of about 70 country-level consultations around the world. More >>

Pacific Island NGO Leaders In NZ

Thursday, 7 August 2008, 12:41 am | PIANGO

Auckland, New Zealand (7 August, 2008) − The Sixth Triennial Council Meeting of the Pacific Islands Association of Non Government Organisations (PIANGO) is set to kick off here in Aoteroa this weekend. The meeting, to run for two days from 10-11 ... More >>



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