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Forum Foreign Ministers: Collective Diplomacy for a Stronger Pacific Region

10th August 2018 Apia: Pacific Islands Forum Foreign Ministers have underlined their commitment to collective diplomacy and enhanced action regional security arrangements to build a stronger region […]
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Forum Foreign Ministers To Discuss Regional Security and Collective Diplomacy

10th August 2018 Apia, Samoa: Building a strong Pacific through enhanced regional security and amplified international engagement and advocacy will be at the centre of discussions […]
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Regionalism Experts Recommend Pacific Leaders Act On Childhood Obesity

The Pacific Islands Forum’s Specialist Sub-Committee on Regionalism has recommended that Forum Leaders reinvigorate their commitment to addressing non-communicable diseases in the region, with a specific focus on childhood obesity.

Dynamics between Private Sector and Non-Communicable Diseases Scrutinised in Regional Meet

Auckland, NZ (August 7, 2018) – Non-communicable diseases are a significant problem facing Pacific people and a gathering of private sector representatives from across the region […]

Blue Pacific Approach in Disability-Inclusive Development Shared at Global Summit

August 03, 2018 – The Pacific region is home to approximately 1.7 million persons with disabilities, almost 15 per cent of the total population of our […]
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Pacific Islands Forum Officials Committee Meetings Begin In Apia

The Pacific Islands Forum Officials Committee meetings begin in Apia today with an agenda that covers regional priorities including security, fisheries, climate change, resilient and sustainable development, trade, and ocean management.

Regional Meet on Forum Leaders Priority for an Integrated Region

Apia, Samoa (July 9, 2018) – Senior Trade Officials from the region will meet in Samoa this week to discuss approaches for expanding beneficial economic activities […]
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Pacific Islands Forum Secretary General welcomes new Director General of the Forum Fisheries Agency

6th July 2017 The Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat has congratulated Dr Manumatavai Tupou-Roosen on being appointed the next Director General of the Forum Fisheries Agency. Speaking […]

Statement from Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat regarding media and the 2018 Pacific Islands Forum in Nauru

3rd July 2018 The Pacific Islands Forum is committed to the guiding principles of good governance and practices that are open, transparent, accountable, participatory, consultative and […]