Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat
Good Governance
The Political Governance & Security Programmes supports members achieve improved regional security and political integrity through the provision of high quality advice, coordination and implementation assistance.

Key governance priorities in the Pacific include bolstering key governance and accountability institutions to enhance the transparency of political and economic processes, strengthening oversight mechanisms to ensure the effective management of the region's natural, human and financial resources and protecting fundamental human rights.

The strategic objective for the good governance work programme of the Forum Secretariat is “improved transparency, accountability, equity and efficiency in the management and use of resources in the Pacific”.

Good governance is a prerequisite for sustainable development and economic growth, and as outlined in the regional values established in the Framework for Pacific Regionalism and consistent with its principle objectives, Leaders

"embrace good governance, the full observance of democratic values, the rule of law, the defence and promotion of all human rights, gender and commitment to just societies."


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