31/08/2018
Samoa PM at the Lowy Institute

Pacific Perspectives on the New Strategic Landscape – Address by Hon Prime Minister of Samoa, Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi

“Pacific perspectives on the new geostrategic landscape” Address by the Hon Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi Lowy Institute, Sydney AUSTRALIA 30th August, 2018   Chairman Sir […]
31/08/2018
President Baron Waqa

Keynote Address by H.E President Baron Divavesi Waqa to the Pre-Forum Media Workshop

Opening of the PINA media workshop 31 August 2018 Nauru Keynote Address by His Excellency President Baron Divavesi Waqa, MP   Ekamawir Omo and welcome to […]
31/08/2018
49th Forum Logo

Welcome to the 49th Pacific Islands Forum by President Baron Divavesi Waqa

Ekamowir omo! The people of Nauru welcome all to the 49th Pacific Islands Forum Leaders Meeting. Some know Nauru as the smallest island nation in the world, but we have never felt this way because we are a large ocean state and a member of a much bigger family, the Pacific Islands Forum. Together, we are one ‘blue continent’ covering more than 35million square kilometers of oceanscape.  
27/08/2018
SG Taylor speaking at USP Research Week

Introductory remarks by Secretary General Meg Taylor DBE to the University of the South Pacific’s Research Week

INTRODUCTORY REMARKS BY DAME MEG TAYLOR,  SECRETARY GENERAL Opening of Research Week by the Honourable Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Neioti Aiono Dr. Sa’ilele Malielegaoi, Prime Minister of the […]
24/08/2018
Fisheries Warehouse

Tuna Fisheries Are Vital To Our Blue Continent

The fish that thrive in our waters are of great importance to Pacific Island countries. Shared stewardship of the Pacific Ocean and maintaining regional solidarity as one “Blue Continent” will ensure this resource continues to make a significant contribution to the sustainable development of our people.  
22/08/2018
CROP Heads 2018

Council of Regional Organisations of the Pacific Turns 30

The Council of Regional Organisations of the Pacific (CROP) celebrates its 30th Anniversary this year. The CROP was first endorsed by Pacific Islands Forum Leaders in […]
21/08/2018

Being a Smaller Islands States Attaché – by Moira Simmons Avafoa

My name is Moira Simmons-Avafoa, I am from Tuvalu, a country surrounded by an ocean (Exclusive Economic Zone) that is more than 29000 times larger than […]
20/08/2018

Secretary General Meg Taylor’s Welcome Remarks to the 2018 Clean Pacific Roundtable

WELCOME REMARKS 2018 Clean Pacific Roundtable Dame Meg Taylor, Secretary General   20 August 2018 Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat Suva, Fiji   The Prime Minister of […]
20/08/2018
APEC

Pacific Island Forum Secretariat Statement at the APEC Third Senior Officials Meeting

Statement at the APEC Third Senior Officials Meeting 19-20 August 2018 Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. delivered by Mr Shiu Raj, Director Programmes and Initiatives   […]