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Solomon Islands MRD - Latest News [Page 3]

Marovo Constituency Project Recipients Told To Obey Binding Agreement

Tuesday, 24 January 2023, 9:01 pm | Solomon Islands MRD

Beneficiaries of projects under the Marovo Constituency 2022 fishery initiative are reminded to always stick to the binding agreement that they signed. Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Rural Development (MRD) Dr. Samson Viulu said failure ... More >>

MRD Taking “Good Governance” Seriously Says Minister Kopu

Monday, 16 January 2023, 9:02 pm | Solomon Islands MRD

The Ministry of Rural Development (MRD) is taking “good governance” very seriously as it embarks on steps to strengthening the governance of the Constituency Development Fund (CDF) implementation and administration with the formulation of the first ever ... More >>

MRD Acknowledges West Kwaio Constituency MP’s Concern

Sunday, 18 December 2022, 6:45 pm | Solomon Islands MRD

The Ministry of Rural Development (MRD) has acknowledged the Member of Parliament for West Kwaio Constituency (WKC) for highlighting in Parliament challenges faced by the ministry in the implementation of the Constituency Development Fund (CDF) ... More >>

2023 CDF Allocations Should Be Strictly Utilized In Constituencies Says PS Viulu

Monday, 12 December 2022, 8:00 pm | Solomon Islands MRD

The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Rural Development (MRD) Dr. Samson Viulu is calling on the 47 Member of Parliament from the provinces to utilize a majority share of their Constituency Development Fund (CDF) allocations for the financial ... More >>

MP Ramofafia Prioritizes Tangible Development In Fataleka Constituency

Saturday, 3 December 2022, 5:10 am | Solomon Islands MRD

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Fataleka Constituency Honourable Rexon Ramofafia continues to prioritize tangible rural development as materials for projects worth SBD4.8 million are ready to be shipped to his constituency. These projects are part ... More >>

Minister Kopu Congratulates Gao-Bugotu For Historic Achievement

Thursday, 27 October 2022, 7:40 pm | Solomon Islands MRD

The Minister for the Ministry of Rural Development (MRD) Honourable Duddley Kopu has congratulated Gao-Bugotu for taking the lead towards decentralizing government services in the rural areas through the establishment of an office complex in its ... More >>

PRC’s Contribution To Improving Rural Livelihood Acknowledged

Thursday, 20 October 2022, 7:17 pm | Solomon Islands MRD

Member of Parliament (MP) for South Guadalcanal Constituency (SGC) Honourable Rollen Seleso who is the Minister for the Ministry of Provincial Government and Institutional Strengthening (MPGIS) has acknowledged the unwavering commitment and support that ... More >>

Susuka Soon To Take Ownership Of New Multipurpose ‘Community Hall’

Monday, 17 October 2022, 7:14 pm | Solomon Islands MRD

Susuka Community in East Choiseul Constituency (ECC) will soon take ownership of a new massive ‘Community Hall’ funded by the government through the Constituency Development fund (CDF) in partnership with community support. Located on the edge ... More >>

South Guadalcanal Constituency Lauded As It Delivers 17 Boats & OBMs To Communities

Saturday, 15 October 2022, 6:05 pm | Solomon Islands MRD

The Ministry of Rural Development (MRD) has commended the Member of Parliament (MP) for South Guadalcanal Constituency (SGC) Honourable Rollen Seleso and his constituency office for their continuous support and delivery of meaningful projects towards improving ... More >>

Gov’t Applauded For CDF Support Towards Vulavu Clinic Staff House

Monday, 3 October 2022, 6:58 pm | Solomon Islands MRD

The national government through Gao-Bugotu Constituency (GBC) office has been commended for its firm commitment and continuous support towards development of important health infrastructure’s in the constituency, Isabel Province. Chief Philip Manika expressed ... More >>

New Market House Project For Sigana Community On The Way

Friday, 30 September 2022, 7:11 pm | Solomon Islands MRD

Gao-Bugotu Constituency (GBC) is now taking necessary steps towards building a new market house for Sigana community in Isabel Province to make sure constituents participate meaningfully in in-come generating activities to improve their rural livelihoods. ... More >>

Tanade Women Acknowledge Government, MP Manetoali For New Market House

Friday, 30 September 2022, 7:10 pm | Solomon Islands MRD

Women of Tanade community has expressed their profound gratitude to the government through their Member of Parliament (MP) Honourable Samuel Manetoali for supporting them with a new Market House Centre. This was after Member of Parliament for Gao-Bugotu ... More >>

Central Honiara Constituency Supports Natural Disaster Victim

Monday, 26 September 2022, 7:47 am | Solomon Islands MRD

Central Honiara Constituency (CHC) has delivered emergency assistance to support a victim affected by the recent strong wind in Honiara on 21st September, 2022. The victim is a registered voter and constituent of CHC but resided at April Valley, ... More >>

Renbel Supports SICD Policy, Want Robust Mechanism To Control CDF

Friday, 23 September 2022, 6:15 am | Solomon Islands MRD

22 September Rennell and Bellona (Renbel) Province has showed overwhelming support for the first ever Solomon Islands Constituency Development (SICD) Policy intention as they expressed their desire for a robust mechanism to control the Constituency ... More >>

MRD Holds Successful Consultation On SICD Policy For Guadalcanal

Friday, 16 September 2022, 5:14 am | Solomon Islands MRD

Constituency development is the responsibility of everyone and your participation in this consultation process reflects your commitment to move our constituencies on Guadalcanal Province a step further into the future. These are the sentiments ... More >>

Construction Work Progressing Well On East Malaita Constituency Mini-Hospital Project

Thursday, 15 September 2022, 5:17 am | Solomon Islands MRD

Works are progressing well on the new modern-style mini-hospital project in East Malaita Constituency despite challenges posed by bad weather. Supervisor Walter Pado of Harly Designs Consultancy Ltd who engaged in the construction of the hospital ... More >>

Toiraena: Robust Framework Needed To Achieve Better Outcomes In Constituencies

Friday, 9 September 2022, 6:27 am | Solomon Islands MRD

Deputy Provincial Secretary (DPS) and Provincial Secretary (PS) Acting of Western Provincial Government (WPG), Patrick Toiraena says the country needs a robust framework towards achieving better outcomes in terms of Constituency Development. Mr. Toiraena ... More >>

East Makira Constituency Challenges Affects Development In Rural Areas

Tuesday, 6 September 2022, 6:51 pm | Solomon Islands MRD

Ministry of Rural Development (MRD) Monitoring & Evaluation team has successfully completed the East Makira Constituency (EMC) but have acknowledged the challenges and issues affecting the slow progress in terms of development in their constituency. ... More >>

Bice Praises Govt Through Maringe-Kokota Constituency Office For Water Project

Wednesday, 31 August 2022, 6:37 pm | Solomon Islands MRD

Chairman of Pisage community within Maringe-Kokota Constituency (MKC) in Isabel Province has thanked the national government through MKC Office for funding their community water supply project. Charles Bice said access to fresh water has been ... More >>

MRD Holds Successful Inaugural Consultation On CD Policy In Isabel

Friday, 26 August 2022, 5:15 am | Solomon Islands MRD

The Ministry of Rural Development (MRD) has successfully concluded its inaugural consultation on the first ever Solomon Islands Constituency Development Policy (CD) in Isabel Province today (Thursday 25th August, 2022). Commenced on Wednesday 24th ... More >>





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