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STATEMENT BY THE PACIFIC ISLANDS FORUM CHAIRPrime Minister Of Tuvalu, Honourable Kausea Natano

Friday, 12 June 2020, 6:06 pm | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

Pacific Islands Forum Leaders embrace Pacific regionalism as an expression of a common identity and purpose and a means of overcoming common constraints and enhancing sustainable and inclusive development for the Pacific region as a whole. The University ... More >>

Annual Regional Civil Society Forum Goes Virtual

Tuesday, 2 June 2020, 6:43 pm | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

Civil Society representatives at the Civil Society dialogue at the 2019 Leaders Forum in Tuvalu SUVA, Fiji: Forty Civil Society Organizations’ representatives from fifteen Pacific Forum Island countries will meet from June 3-9 2020 to discuss ... More >>

The Pacific Aid For Trade Strategy (PAfTS 2020-2025) Development Partners’ Roundtable

Saturday, 2 May 2020, 5:07 pm | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

SUVA, Fiji: The Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat and development partners are mobilising support for the Pacific Aid for Trade Strategy (PAfTS) 2020-2025. A consultative virtual teleconference roundtable with development partners was held on 22 April ... More >>

First Delivery Of Medical Supplies Arrives Through The Pacific Humanitarian Pathway On COVID-19

Wednesday, 22 April 2020, 6:55 am | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

50,000 KN95 facial masks and 20,000 protective masks have arrived in Nadi, Fiji, to be used in the fight against COVID-19. This essential Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), destined for Fiji, Papua New Guinea, New Caledonia and French Polynesia is ... More >>

Statement By Secretary General Of Pacific Islands Forum On WMO Report On State Of Global Climate

Wednesday, 18 March 2020, 2:36 am | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

The Secretary General of the Pacific Islands Forum, Dame Meg Taylor has expressed concern on the findings of the latest World Meteorological Organization (WMO) ‘Statement on the State of the Global Climate in 2019’ released last week which confirmed ... More >>

Forum Secretary General arrives in Australia

Monday, 5 February 2018, 3:52 pm | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

The Pacific Islands Forum Secretary General, Dame Meg Taylor is in Canberra this week for regional policy consultations. Her discussions will focus on ensuring that people are at the centre of development across the Pacific region. More >>

Micronesia starts climate change/disaster risk assessment

Friday, 2 February 2018, 1:10 pm | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

Federated States of Micronesia commence climate change and disaster risk finance assessment 2 February 2018 Pohnpei, FSM – With a view to advancing their national climate change and disaster risk management priorities, 40 representatives from government ... More >>

Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat consultations in NZ

Wednesday, 24 January 2018, 7:32 pm | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

The Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat is conducting policy consultations in New Zealand this week with senior officials from across the New Zealand government, and representatives of civil society, and the private sector. More >>

Forum Secretariat policy consultations in Micronesia

Wednesday, 17 January 2018, 12:08 pm | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat begins in-country policy consultations in the Federated States of Micronesia 17th January 2017 The Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat begins in-country policy consultations in the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) ... More >>

Climate change and our ocean of islands

Friday, 10 November 2017, 1:51 pm | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

Climate change and our ocean of islands – An Opinion-Editorial by Dame Meg Taylor, Secretary General, Pacific Islands Forum (November 10, 2017) - In his writings about the incredible blue continent that we live in, the great Pacific philosopher and ... More >>

Meetings to operationalise Sustainable Development Roadmap

Monday, 6 November 2017, 1:18 pm | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

(3 November 2017, Apia, Samoa) The Government of Samoa, the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat and the UN system hosted Pacific Islands Country Representatives in Apia on 1 and 2 November to discuss the delivery of the Pacific Roadmap for Sustainable ... More >>

Strengthening Regional Policy Development and Implementation

Friday, 4 August 2017, 12:04 pm | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

Suva, Fiji (August 4, 2017) – A pioneering Pacific regional group which was part of a year-long capacity-building programme for non-state actors (NSAs) on ‘Engaging in Regional Level Policy’ was in Suva this week, at the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat ... More >>

Regionalism and island nation economies

Friday, 21 April 2017, 7:36 pm | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

When Pacific Islands Forum Leaders gathered in Apia, Samoa in 1978, the then Prime Minister Honourable Tupuola Efi said: “The basic question that faces us, is that of deciding how to re-define the rules to assure that the rights of small nations ... More >>

Economic Empowerment for Sustainable Development

Thursday, 9 March 2017, 4:56 pm | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

To mark International Women's Day this year the United Nations has chosen the theme "Women's Economic Empowerment in the Changing World of Work". It is a theme that resonates for me. More >>

Historic First Standing Meeting of PIF Foreign Minisiters

Monday, 15 August 2016, 4:29 pm | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

Pacific Islands Forum Update 15 August 2016 Historic First Standing Meeting of the Pacific Islands Forum Foreign Ministers in Suva More >>

Climate Change Negotiation Skills for Pacific Island Women

Saturday, 11 June 2016, 4:04 pm | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

Pacific Island Women play an important role in global climate change negotiations and a workshop at the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat this week was aimed at consolidating their skills. More >>

Leaders Declaration on Climate Change Action

Friday, 11 September 2015, 3:36 pm | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

1. are deeply concerned about the serious impacts of and growing threat posed by climate change to the economic, social, environmental and cultural well-being and security of Pacific Island Countries and Territories (PICTs), and our peoples. More >>

Remarks by the Outgoing Chair at 46th Pacific Islands Forum

Wednesday, 9 September 2015, 5:24 pm | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

Pacific Islands Forum Update 09 September 2015 Remarks by the Outgoing Chair of the Pacific Islands Forum at the 46th Pacific Islands Forum and Related Meetings More >>

Opening Remarks, Forum Secretary General Meg Taylor DBE

Wednesday, 9 September 2015, 12:01 pm | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

It is my great honour to address you all today as we open the 46th meeting of the Pacific Islands Forum. This is an occasion of deep significance for me both professionally and personally – my first time to address the Forum as Secretary General, and doing ... More >>

24th SMALLER ISLAND STATES LEADERS’ MEETING

Monday, 7 September 2015, 3:25 pm | Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat

Honourable Leaders of the Smaller Islands States of the Pacific Islands Forum Distinguished Ministers, Observers and Delegates Fellow CROP Executives More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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